Aleksis

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A rare variant of Aleksi, from the Latin form Alexius. Best known for the writer Aleksis Kivi.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɑleksis]
  • Hyphenation: A‧lek‧sis

Proper noun[edit]

Aleksis

  1. A male given name.

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First recorded as a given name of Latvians in 1533. From Latin Alexius, ultimately from Ancient Greek.

Proper noun[edit]

Aleksis m

  1. A male given name.

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References[edit]

  • Klāvs Siliņš: Latviesu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, ISBN 5-7966-0278-0
  • [1] Population Register of Latvia: Aleksis was the only given name of 782 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010.