Name Alexandra Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Alexandra


Alexandra is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Alexandra?

Alexandra is a feminine form of the masculine name Alexander, which derived from the ancient Greek name Aléxandros (Αλεξανδρος).

What does the name Alexandra mean?

Alexandra means “defending men”, “defender of men”, “defender of the people” or “protector of men” (from ancient Greek “aléxein/ἀλέξειν” = to defend/protect + “anēr/ἀνήρ” = man).

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Popularity of the name Alexandra

The name Alexandra is ranked #1574 overall.

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