Alexander

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

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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Name Statistic: Alexander is ranked #44 overall ↑ 4

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 31 ↑ 1
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 17 ↔ 0
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 77 ↑ 1
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 76 ↔ 0
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 206 ↑ 4
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 114 ↑ 8
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 19 ↑ 2
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 11 ↑ 1
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 9 ↑ 2
  • 🇫🇷 France: 227 ↑ 10
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 24 ↑ 2
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 43 ↑ 12
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 8187 ↓↓ -109
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 111 ↑ 15
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 26 ↑ 2
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 33 ↔ 0
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 72 ↓ -8
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 21 ↑ 4
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 11 ↔ 0

Alexander in the Top 50 Names

Name Alexander

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