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Alexandra meaning

Name :

Alexandra

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Gender :
Feminine
Meaning of Alexandra :

Origin of name Alexandra :
Old English, Ancient Greek
Alexandra Numerology :
Personality No. 9. People with the name Alexandra desire love & independence. They love arts & music. They are generous, kindhearted, humane & philanthropic. Person with name Alexandra 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
Pronounciation
of Name Alexandra :
/ah-lek-SAHN-drah/
Etymology
of Name Alexandra :
History
of Name Alexandra :
Popular In :
Norway, Hungary, Germany, France, the US, Romania, Portugal, UK, Spain, Czech, and Hungary
Information about the
Name of Alexandra :
This is the name of the last czarina of Russia. Instead of a person's name, this was used as a form of praise as well as a descriptive phrase for the goddess of Hera. This name also means "protector" because of its masculine counterpart's meaning, which results to transitive meaning.
Famous People with
Name Alexandra :
Alexandra Breckenridge is an American actress who is famous for her part in the television series entitled "Dirt" Alexandra Rodr?guez is currently the girlfriend of famous singer Justin Bieber; Alexandra is a model who is rumored to be a "look-alike" of Justin's previous girlfriend Alexandra Feodorovna is the last czarina of Russia and was the granddaughter of Queen Victoria.
Variant Baby Names of Alexandra:

Alandra, Alastrina, Alastriona, Alejanda, Alejandra, Alejandrina, Aleka, Alekanederina, Alek, Alexander, Cassandra, Alessandra, Alejandra, Alejandria, AlexandriaAleksandra (Russian), Alexandrine (German), Alejandra (Spanish), Alexandrina (Portugese), Alexandrie (French), Alexandrina (English)

Rhyming Names of Alexandra: 
Alexandra with popular Greek Surnames:

Alexandra Samaras,   Alexandra Kaya,   Alexandra Maria,   Alexandra Mina,   Alexandra Papadopoulos

Popularity Rank :

Alexandra was ranked top 991 in American in year 1934 and most recently ranked 101 in American in year 2015 More about rank of Alexandra

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More About Greek Name : Alexandra

  • Alexandra (Greek) is the feminine form of the given name Alexander, which is a romanization of the Greek name (Alexandros). Etymologically, the name is a compound of the Greek verb (alexein) "to defend" and the noun (andros), genitive of (anÄ“r) "man". Thus it may be roughly translated as "protector of man".

  • Nobel defender of mankind.

  •  very popular in Britain after the Prince of Wales -later Edward VII- married the Danish PrincessAlexandra in 1863. Used in the English royal family 

  • 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.

  • A Russian pet form of Klara and Larissa, Lara is also bestowed as an independent given name.

Famous Name Alexandra

  • Alexandra Lara

    a German/Romanian actress. She performs predominantly in leading roles in a variety of historical and crime films. Lara is best known for her roles in Control (2007), Der Tunnel (2001), Nackt (2002), Downfall (2004), and About the Looking for and the Find

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  • Johanna Alexandra

    was a German photographer, who immigrated to the United States to escape Nazi Germany.She spent parts of her life in Berlin (1925-1935), New York City (1935-1955), and New Hampshire (1955-1990). She photographed such people as Albert Einstein, Thomas Mann, Robert Frost, Marc Chagall, Eleanor Roosevelt, Alfred Stieglitz, J.D. Salinger, Paul Robeson, May Sarton, Pauline Koner, Berenice Abbott and Edward Steichen.

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Alexandra Name also appears in following Origin(s): Greek, Italian, Spanish, French, Czech, German, Dutch, Hungarian, Portuguese, Romanian, Slovic, Russian

Alexandra also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Australian, British, Czechoslovakian, Danish

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  • What does the name Alexandra mean? :

    Baby girl name meaning Protector, Helper in Greek. Alexandra also named in American, Australian, British, Czechoslovakian, Danish for girl . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of girl name Alexandra. What does the name Alexandra mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Alexandra. History of name and famous personality with Alexandra will help to update our database and other website users.

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