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Alexander meaning

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Gender :
Masculine
Meaning of Alexander :

Origin of name Alexander :
Old Greek
Pronounciation
of Name Alexander :
/aeL-ahG-ZAEN-DahR/
Etymology
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History
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Popular In :
Iceland, Scotland, Canada
Information about the
Name of Alexander :
Because Alexander is a name made famous by war heroes, it's usually associated with meanings like valiant, brave, defender, and lordly. Thus, it's popular among boys.
Famous People with
Name Alexander :
Alexander Fleming was a Scottish pharmacologist, biologist, and botanist. He is famous for inventing the world's first antibiotic benzylpenicillin (Penicillin G). Alexander Emmanuel "Alex" Rodriguez, more commonly known for his nickname "A-Rod", is an American baseball player. He is the third baseman, designated hitter, and shortstop of his team. Alexander Graham Bell was a Scottish engineer, scientist, and inventor, famous for his invention of the first practical telephone.
Variant Baby Names of Alexander:

Al, Alasdair, Alastair, Alaster, Alaxander, Alcander, Alcinder, Alcindor, Alec, Aleco, Ale, Al, Alasdair, Alastair, Alaster, Alaxander, Alcander, Alcinder, Alcindor, Alec, Aleco, Ale, Al, Alasdair, Alastair, Alaster, Alaxander, Alcander, Alcinder, Alcindor, Alec, Aleco, Alej, Alejandro, Alessandro, ,  Alasdair,  Alastair,  Alaster,  Alaxander,  Alcander, Alcinder,  Alcindor,  Alec,  Aleco,  Alejandro,  Alejo,

Alexandros (Greek), Alexandra (Czech), Alastar (Irish)

Rhyming Names of Alexander: 
Names Similar to Alexander :
Alexander with popular Greek Surnames:

Alexander Ioannou,   Alexander Maria,   Alexander Kaya,   Alexander Mina,   Alexander sommer

Popularity Rank :

Alexander name was top ranked at 168 position in American during year 1930 and most recently ranked at 8 position in American during year 2015

     

Name Alexander has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 88 position. 634998 numbers of people were named Alexander so far in last 100 years. (SSA) More about rank of Alexander

Alexander Numerology :
Personality No. 9. People with the Alexander desire love & independence. They love arts & music. They are generous, kindhearted, humane & philanthropic. Person with 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. More Numerology

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.

Name Analysis of Alexander

Character Analysis of Alexander : Persons with the name Alexander are trailblazers, torch-bearers, researchers, teachers and they are who show others the way. They are leaders, motivators and idealistic visionaries who are aware of their own innate powers.

Love Life of Alexander : Generally person do not like a lot of courting and flirting but to go hard.

Name Letter Analysis of Alexander

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

L : Persons are very heady, and tend to over think rather than experience life

E : Persons are freedom-loving, sensual and enthusiastic

X : Persons are a creative & sensual who engages with people easily and soaks up information like a sponge

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

N : Persons are a "think outside the box" kind of person -- creative and original

D : Persons are grounded and pragmatic

E : Persons are freedom-loving, sensual and enthusiastic

R : Persons feel things strongly and their rich, intense inner life emanates outward

Famous Name Alexander

  • Alexander Schur

    is a German footballer. Schur played for more than ten years for Eintracht Frankfurt and is a legend from the Eintracht supporters due to his fighting spirit and his club loyalty.

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  • Gwen Alexander

    is a former field hockey goalkeeper from the United States, who was a member of the national team that won the bronze medal at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California.

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

Alexander also appears in following countries/origins/languages:Afghan, American, Basque, British, Danish

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