Alexander

What does the baby name Alexander mean? Learn about what Alexander means, its history & origin, popularity in our random name database, pronunciation, similar names, nicknames & spelling variations.


Alexander - Name Meaning, Origin & Popularity

Spelling of Alexander
A-L-E-X-A-N-D-E-R, is a 9-letter male given name.
Pronunciation of Alexander
al-əg-ZAN-dər
ah lek ZAND ur
Meaning of Alexander
Defender of mankind, defender of the people, defender of man, protector of mankind.
Origin of Alexander
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Similar Names, Nicknames, & Spelling Variations of Alexander
Al
Alasdair
Alastair
Alaster
Alcander
Alec
Aleik
Alejandro
Alejo
Alek
Aleksandr
Alessandre
Alessandro
Alex
Alexandre
Alexandro
Alexandros
Alexei
Alexio
Alexis
Alisander
Alsandair
Alsandare
Ellic
Iskander
Leks
Sacha
Sander
Sandero
Sandor
Sandro
Sandy
Sascha
Sasha
Saunder
Saunders
Sikander
Popularity of Alexander
Alexander currently has 3175 likes, and is in the top 1% of liked boy's names. The name Jack is slightly more popular than Alexander.