♂ Name Alexander – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Alexander

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Alexander is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Alexander

The name Alexander derived from the ancient Greek name Aléxandros / Αλεξανδρος.

Meaning of Alexander

Alexander means “defending men” (from ancient Greek “aléxein/ἀλέξειν” = to defend/help + “anēr/ἀνήρ” = man).

Pronunciation of Alexander

Alternate spelling of Alexander

Aleksandar Aleksander Aleksandr Alexandar Alexandr

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