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Name Aleksandar

Meaning:he who wards off (other) men, defender of menTools:

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About the name Aleksandar in particular

Languages of use:Slavic
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Aleksander, Aleksandr, Aleksandra, Aleksandra, Aleksandrs     Details
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About Alexander/Alexandra, the group of names with the same origin as Aleksandar

Meaning/translation, female:defender of men
Meaning/translation, male:he who wards off (other) men, defender of men
Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin, male:famous as the name of Alexander the Great, King of Macedonia (356 to 323 BC)
 until now there were 8 popes with this name
Words:alexein = to ward off, to defend  Old Greek
 aner = the man  Old Greek
Topics:Greek mythology, Popes
Variants' top ranks:1:Alexander Germany 1997,  1:Alejandro Spain 2011,  1:Aleksandar Macedonia 2011,  1:Alexander Moscow 2014,  1:Sandra Switzerland 1987,  2:Alexandre France 1997,  2:Alessandro Italy 2014,  2:Sander Norway 1998,  2:Alexandru Romania 2009,  2:Alesia Albania 2012
Somehow related to:Alexis/Alexis, Alistair
Name variants:Alejandra, Aleksandra, Aleksandra, Alena, Alesia, Alessa, Alessandra, Alessia, Alex, Alexa, Alexandra, Alexandrea, Alexandria, Alexandrina, Alexandrine, Alexane, Alexiane, Alja, Alondra, Lexi, Lexie, Sandra, Sandrina, Sandrine, Sandy, Sanja, Alasdair, Alec, Alejandro, Alek, Aleks, Aleksa, Aleksandar, Aleksander, Aleksandr, Aleksandrs, Aleksej, Aleksio, Alesandro, Alessandro, Alex, Alexander, Alexander, Alexandre, Alexandro, Alexandros, Alexandru, Alexzander, Alix, Leka, Lex, Olek, Sander, S├índor, Sandro, Sandy, Santeri, Skender, Xander, Zander   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Aleksandar

Austria/ViennaGraph2010 35,  2008 53,  2003 262002 33,  2000 36
Bulgaria 2012 2
Bulgaria prevalence 2011 8
Macedonia prevalence 2011 1
Montenegro prevalence 2011 7
Serbia/Belgrade 2006 7
Switzerland 1997 143
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