Name Sasha

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Sasha

The first name Sasha is ♀ female and ♂ male. Sasha thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names

Origin of Sasha

Sasha is an Eastern and Southern European diminutive of the names Alexandra and Alexander.

Meaning of Sasha

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

Pronunciation of Sasha

Variants of the name Sasha

Sacha Sascha

Sasha in the categories

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Name Statistic: Sasha is ranked #742 overall ↓ -64

  • 🇫🇷 France: 154 ↑ 11
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 483 ↓ -31
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 535 ↓ -20
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 622 ↑ 2
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 642 ↓↓ -129
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 642 ↓↓ -124
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 690 ↓ -14
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 838 ↑↑ 1885
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 890 ↑ 6
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 962 ↑ 6
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 1028 ↓ -36
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 1048 ↓ -36
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 1088 ↓ -47
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 1096 ↓ -58
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 1127 ↓↓ -489
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 1228 ↓↓ -115
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 1639 ↓ -70
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 1652 ↓ -87
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 7019 ↑↑ 2265

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Name Sasha

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