Origin and Meaning of the Name Alix
Miscellaneous Info for Alix
Used in:French speaking countries
Additional Info:Alix is mainly used in France, both for males and females, although nowadays it is mainly a girl's name.
Some linguists have tried to link Alix to Alice. Others see it as a diminutive form of Alexander, Alexandra or Alixandra.
The name Alix was found on a Christian funeral inscription of the 6th century, at a time when Christians of Germanic origin were rarer than Christians of Greek and Latin origins. This second suggestion thus seems more likely.
"The Adventures of Alix" is a popular French comic book series. The stories revolve around a Gaulish boy called Alix who lives in Roman times.
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