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Name Sandra

Meaning:defender of menTools:

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About the name Sandra in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:German, Italian, English
Diminutives:Sandrina
Is short form of:Alessandra
Topics:Asteroid 1760 Sandra, discovered 1950
US 2013 rank:#764     ... 764:Briley, 765:Celia, 766:Sandra, 767:Elaine, 768:Hana ...     Full US 2013 list
Similarly written:Andra, Sandro, Sanora, Sanura, András, Andraz, Andre, André, Andrea, Andrea     Details
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About Alexander/Alexandra, the group of names with the same origin as Sandra

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 2013,  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, Sándor, Sandro, Sandy, Santeri, Skender, Xander, Zander   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesRankings
Austria2005 60,  2004 60,  1999 24
Denmark1997 431996 44
Estonia2013 42012 5
France2002 191,  1997 93
Mexico2009 100
Norway2013 142,  2012 114,  2011 128,  2010 100,  2009 76,  2008 76,  2007 58,  2006 58,  2005 41,  2004 282003 45,  2002 33,  2001 33,  2000 39,  1999 39,  1998 35,  1997 33
Poland/Warsaw2008 43
Spain2013 85,  2012 71,  2011 67,  2010 56,  2009 55,  2008 46,  2007 38,  2006 30
Sweden2006 88,  2005 78,  2004 70,  2003 62,  2002 54,  2001 44,  2000 38,  1999 34,  1998 26
USA decades1990-1999 168,  1980-1989 94,  1970-1979 44,  1960-1969 11
USA yearly2013 764,  2012 679,  2011 613,  2010 517,  2009 516,  2008 441,  2007 407,  2006 363,  2005 316,  2004 280,  2003 267,  2002 273,  2001 266,  2000 257,  1999 246,  1998 228,  1997 202,  1996 181,  1995 177,  1994 171
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