how to pronounce alexei

Alexei is a Russian name that can be pronounced variously. The most common way to say it is “a-leh-seh” or “a-leigh”. It may also be pronounced “ahl-seh-eh”, “a-lay-see”, or “ahk-sew”. The name may also be spelled Aleksie, Alexey, and Aleksei, as well. The name is derived from the Greek word “alexis”, meaning “defender of mankind” … Read more