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Name Alexandra

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About the name Alexandra in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:German, Spanish, Portuguese, English, Scandinavian, Dutch, Hungarian, Czech, Greek
Diminutives:Lexi, Lexie, Sanja
Short forms:Alex
Topics:Asteroid 54 Alexandra, diameter 165.75 km, period 7.024 years
US 2012 rank:#76     ... 74:Ariana, 75:Faith, 76:Alexandra, 77:Melanie, 78:Sydney ...     Full US 2012 list
Similarly written:Alejandra, Alexandre, Alexandrea, Alexandria, Alexandro, Alexandru, Aleandro, Alejandro, Aleksandra, Alessandra     Details
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About Alexander/Alexandra, the group of names with the same origin as Alexandra

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:Sandra Switzerland 1987,  2:Alexandre France 1997,  2:Alessandro Italy 2012,  2:Sander Norway 1998,  2:Alexandru Romania 2009,  3:Aleksandra Warsaw 2010,  4:Aleksander Warsaw 2012,  4:Aleksandrs Latvia 2009
Somehow related to:Alexis/Alexis, Alistair
Name variants:Alejandra, Aleksandra, Alena, Alessa, Alessandra, Alessia, Alex, Alexa, Alexandra, Alexandrea, Alexandria, Alexandrina, Alexandrine, Alexane, Alexiane, Alja, Alondra, Lexi, Lexie, Sandra, Sandrina, Sandrine, Sandy, Sanja, Alasdair, Alec, Alejandro, Aleks, Aleksandar, Aleksander, Aleksandr, Aleksandrs, Aleksej, Alessandro, Alex, Alexander, Alexandre, Alexandro, Alexandros, Alexandru, Alexzander, Alix, Leka, Lex, Olek, Sander, S├índor, Sandro, Sandy, Santeri, Skender, Xander, Zander   Sortable list   Details
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Popularity lists that contain the name Alexandra

SeriesRankings
Australia/NSW2012 88,  2011 94,  2010 65,  2009 74,  2008 70,  2007 74,  2005 35,  2004 63,  2003 302002 31,  2001 41
Canada/British Columbia2012 60,  2011 56,  2010 59,  2009 60,  2008 53
England+Wales2010 97,  2009 87,  2008 90,  2007 94,  2006 89,  2005 83,  2004 71,  2003 67,  2002 56,  2001 50,  2000 48,  1999 50,  1998 46
Hungary2012 42,  2011 32,  2010 30,  2009 27,  2008 21,  2007 21,  2006 20,  2005 16,  2004 14,  2003 12,  2002 9
Ireland2011 97,  2010 90,  2009 78,  2008 89,  2007 67,  2006 79,  2005 81,  2004 68,  2003 88,  2002 78,  2001 68,  2000 87,  1999 91,  1998 67
Mexico2011 81,  2010 602009 76,  2008 75
Scotland2012 102,  2011 103,  2010 109,  2009 80,  2008 127,  2006 92,  2004 87,  2003 70,  2002 96,  2001 67,  2000 71,  1999 71,  1998 60
USA decades2000-2009 40,  1990-1999 281980-1989 85
USA yearly2012 76,  2011 76,  2010 64,  2009 69,  2008 61,  2007 49,  2006 40,  2005 37,  2004 37,  2003 38,  2002 38,  2001 37,  2000 36,  1999 31,  1998 27,  1997 30,  1996 26,  1995 261994 28
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