Alec is a strong and stunning Greek diminutive of the name Alexander and means defending men. It carries with it an air of charm and sophistication and is a fun, fresh alternative to the widely-used name Alex.
Presently, Alec ranks as
the 558th most popular name for boys in the United States. Adore it? Similar names to consider include Liam, Asher and Noah.
Boys named Alec are known for their innate desires to help those around them. They are generous, responsible and artistic. Their good natures and lovable personalities make them beloved by all know them.