Given Name ALEKSANDER

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: a-le-KSAN-der (Polish)  [details]

Meaning & History

Cognate of ALEXANDER.

Categories

kings
DIMINUTIVES: Aleks, Olek (Polish), Aleks, Aleš, Sandi, Saša, Sašo (Slovene), Alex, Sander (Norwegian), Alex, Sander (Danish)
FEMININE FORMS: Aleksandra (Polish), Aleksandra (Slovene), Aleksandra (Estonian), Alexandra (Norwegian), Alexandra (Danish)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Aleksandër, Skënder (Albanian), Eskender (Amharic), Alexander, Alexandros (Ancient Greek), Iskandar (Arabic), Aleksandr (Armenian), Alesander (Basque), Aliaksandr (Belarusian), Alexander (Biblical), Alexandros (Biblical Greek), Aleksandar, Skender (Bosnian), Aleksandar, Sasho (Bulgarian), Alexandre, Àlex (Catalan), Aleksandar, Sandi, Saša (Croatian), Alexandr, Aleš (Czech), Alexander, Alex, Lex, Sander, Xander (Dutch), Alexander, Al, Alec, Alex, Lex, Sandy, Xander, Zander (English), Aleksandro, Aleĉjo (Esperanto), Aleksanteri, Ale, Samppa, Santeri, Santtu (Finnish), Alexandre, Alex, Sacha, Sasha (French), Alexandre (Galician), Aleksandre, Sandro (Georgian), Alexander, Alex, Sascha (German), Alexandros, Alekos, Alex (Greek), Alexander, Alexandros (Greek Mythology), Alexander, Alex, Sándor, Sanyi (Hungarian), Alexander, Alex (Icelandic), Iskandar (Indonesian), Alastar (Irish), Alessandro, Ale, Alex, Sandro (Italian), Aleksandrs (Latvian), Aleksandras (Lithuanian), Aleksandar, Aca, Ace, Aco, Sasho (Macedonian), Iskandar (Malay), Sikandar (Pashto), Eskandar (Persian), Alexandre, Alex, Xande, Xandinho (Portuguese), Alexandru, Alex, Sandu (Romanian), Aleksandr, Aleks, Alex, Sanya, Sasha, Shura (Russian), Alasdair, Alastair, Alistair, Alister, Ally, Sawney (Scottish), Aleksandar, Aca, Aco, Saša (Serbian), Alexander, Aleš (Slovak), Alejandro, Ale (Spanish), Alexander, Alex (Swedish), İskender (Turkish), Aleksandr, Oleksander, Oleksandr, Aleks, Oles, Sasha (Ukrainian), Sikandar (Urdu), Sender (Yiddish)
SAME SPELLING: Aleksandër
Entry updated August 16, 2017