[ 2 syll. le-xi, lex-i ] The baby girl name Lexi is also used as a boy name, though the use for girls is far more popular. It is pronounced LEHKS-iy- †. Lexi's language of origin is Old Greek. It is predominantly used in English and Spanish.
Lexi is a familiar form (English and Spanish) of Alexandra.
Lexi is also a form of the English Lexie.
See also the related category spanish.
Lexi is a rather popular baby girl name. The name has been rising in popularity since the 1990s; prior to that, it was of only irregular use. At the modest peak of its usage in 2014, 0.068% of baby girls were named Lexi. It was #242 in rank then. In 2018, it ranked at #342 with a usage of 0.050%, and it was the 2nd most popular after Alexandra, out of all girl names in its family. The name was thrice as popular as Lexi in 2018. In the last century Lexi has primarily been a baby girl name.
† Pronunciation for Lexi: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"