• Gender: Male
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Defender Of The People

What is the meaning of the name Alec?

The name Alec is primarily a male name of English origin that means Defender Of The People.

Short form of the name Alex. Sir Alec Guinness, actor. Alec Baldwin, actor.

People who like the name Alec also like:

Asher, Alexander, Ethan, Liam, Benjamin, Oliver, Aiden, Amelia, Aurora, Olivia, Audrey, Alice, Ava, Charlotte

Names like Alec:

Ailsa, Alexia, Alessa, Alisha, Alissa, Alize, Alessi, Alyssa, Alika, Alaska, Aleka, Alisa, Alucia, Alicia, Aloysius, Aliza, Alayja, Alyosha, Alicja, Alexa, Alejo, Aelius, Alyshea, Alecia, Alkas, Alexius, Alexei, Alke, Alka, Aliyus

Stats for the Name Alec

checkmark Alec is currently not in the top 100 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Alec is currently #739 in U.S. births

Potential drawbacks of using the name Alec:

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1. Potential confusion with similar-sounding names like Alex or Alexei.
2. May be perceived as a common or unoriginal name choice.
3. Could be associated with negative stereotypes or fictional characters (e.g., Alec Trevelyan from James Bond).
4. Pronunciation may vary across different languages and cultures, leading to potential mispronunciations or misunderstandings.
5. Limited nickname options compared to longer names, if the child prefers having a variety of nickname choices.

Songs about Alec

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Alec Eiffel - The Pixies