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


Alexandria is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Alexandria?

Alexandria is a feminine form of the Greek masculine name Alexander. Alexandria is the name of the second-largest city in Egypt.

What does the name Alexandria mean?

Alexandria 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 Alexandria

The name Alexandria is ranked #4478 overall.

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