First name origins & meanings:

  1. Chinese: Elegant; beautiful
  2. Chinese: New

First name variations: Alandra, Aleka, Alex, Alexa, Alexia, Alexis, Alexandria, Alexandrina, Alesandra, Alessa, Alessandra, Allesandra, Aleksey, Alya, Aliki, Alejanda, Lexy, Lexie, Sandra, Zandra, Sanie, Sandy, Alexandra, Maxeen, Maxene, Lexi, Lexie, Lex, Xian, Xoan

Last name origin & meaning:

Chinese: from the name of a state of Xin that existed during the Xia dynasty. King Qi (2197–2188 bc) granted this state to one of his sons, whose descendants adopted a modified form of the character for Xin as their surname.

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