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- Rhymes: -ɛksəs
- 1877 W. S. Gilbert - Arthur Sullivan, The Sorcerer, Act I:
- To the maid of his choice, / With a heart palpitating, / Comes Alexis the brave.
- 1990, Ed McBain, Vespers, Mandarin (1991), ISBN 0749305967, page 120:
- He wondered how parents who had named their daughter Alexis could possibly have known she'd turn out to be such a beauty.
- A male given name.