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Meaning of Alexander :

Helper And Defender Of Mankind.

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Alexander Numerology :
Personality No. 9. People with the name Alexander desire love & independence. They love arts & music. They are generous, kindhearted, humane & philanthropic. Person with name Alexander having 9 as Personality number love traveling & teaching but hate restraint. They are bold, functional, broadminded & spiritual. They have will power & are determined , but are impulsive, contentious, ill-tempered, rebellious & impatient too.
Variant Baby Names of Alexander:

Al, Alasdair, Alastair, Alaster, Alaxander, Alcander, Alcinder, Alcindor, Alec, Aleco, Ale, Al, Alasdair, Alastair, Alaster

Rhyming Names of Alexander: 
Alexander with popular Greek Surnames:

Alexander Costa,   Alexander Burnham,   Alexander Maria,   Alexander Horn,   Alexander Field


More About Greek Name : Alexander

  • Alexander is from Greek origin, meaning is ‘defending men’.

    Famous Personalities: Alexander Graham Bell was the inventor of the telephone, and Alexander Fleming discovered penicillin. There have also been two kings of Scotland named Alexander, and three emperors of Russia. Eight popes have been named Alexander. Alexander the Great, leader of the Greek empire of Macedonian descent, whose conquest ushered in the Hellenistic Age.

  • Latinized form of the Greek name (Alexandros), which meant "defending men" from Greek (alexo) "to defend, help" and ανηρ (aner) "man".The most famous bearer was Alexander the Great, King of Macedon. In the 4th century BC he built a huge empire out of Greece, Egypt, Persia, and parts of India.

  • The name was borne by Alexander the Great (356—323 B.C.), a Macedonian king and military conqueror who helped spread the Greek culture across Asia Minor to Egypt and India.

  • Anglicised version of the Greek name Alexandros. Alexander appears in the Bible as the one who helps Jesus bear the cross on the journey to Calvary. Alexander the Great was an ancient Macedon king. Greece was unified by his father, Philip II, but Alexande

  • This name has been taken from the Greek name Aléxandros, which is a compiled form of the word “alexō” means “To avert” and the noun “Andros”, which is a genitive of “anēr” means man.

Famous Name Alexander

  • Alexander Meier

    is a German footballer who plays for Eintracht Frankfurt as an attacking midfielder.He began his career with FC St. Pauli in 2001, before moving to local rivals Hamburger SV in 2003. However, he did not find success at the club, and was dropped to their r


  • Harry Alexander

    was an Australian cricketer who played in one Test in 1933


Alexander Name also appears in following Origin(s): Greek, Greek, German, Dutch, Hungarian, Slovic

Alexander also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Irish, Basque, Danish, Dutch

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  • What does the name Alexander mean? :

    Baby boy name meaning Helper And Defender Of Mankind. in Greek. Alexander also named in American, Irish, Basque, Danish, Dutch for boy . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of boy name Alexander. What does the name Alexander mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Alexander. History of name and famous personality with Alexander will help to update our database and other website users.

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