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Alexis (disambiguation)

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The name '''Alexis''' or '''Alexios''' comes from the Greek ''alexis'', from ''alexein'' meaning "to ward off, keep, protect." Other variations include Alexius, Aleksi, Alexis, Alexei, Alexey, and Alexy.
There are several == Saints =='''Alexis''' refers to the following [[saints]] with this name: *St. Alexios, Archbishop of Cyprus*St. [[Alexis of Moscow|Alexis]], Archbishop of Moscow ([[February 12]] and [[October 5]])*St. ''' [[Alexios the Man of God]] ''' ([[March 17]])*St. Alexios the [[hermit]] of the [[Kiev Caves]] ([[April 24]])*St. Alexios, Bishop of Bithynia ([[June 10]])*St. Alexius, martyr of Constantinople ([[August 9]])
*[[Alexis of Wilkes-Barre|Alexis (Toth) of Wilkes-Barre]] ([[May 7]])
*[[Alexis (Kabaliuk) of Carpathia]] ([[October 21]] and [[December 2]])
== Bishops ==
There are also hierarchs with this name:
*[[Alexis van der Mensbrugghe]] (1899-1980)
== Current hierarchs:==
*His Holiness Patriarch [[Alexei II (Ridiger) of Moscow]] (b. 1929)
==See also==
*[[Alexander (disambiguation)]]

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