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


Xander is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Xander?

Xander is a short form of the name Alexander.

What does the name Xander mean?

Xander 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).

Pronunciation of Xander

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Popularity of the name Xander

The name Xander is ranked #2217 overall.

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