Given Name ALESSANDRO

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Italian
PRONOUNCED: a-les-SAN-dro   [details]

Meaning & History

Italian form of ALEXANDER. A famous bearer was Alessandro Volta (1745-1827), the Italian physicist who invented the battery.
DIMINUTIVES: Ale, Alex, Sandro
FEMININE FORM: Alessandra
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Aleksandër, Skender (Albanian), Alexander, Alexandros (Ancient Greek), Iskandar (Arabic), Aleksandr (Armenian), Alesander (Basque), Aliaksandr (Belarusian), Alexander (Biblical), Alexandros (Biblical Greek), Aleksandar, Sasho (Bulgarian), Alexandre, Àlex (Catalan), Aleksandar, Sandi, Saša (Croatian), Alexandr, Aleš (Czech), Alexander, Aleksander, Alex, Sander (Danish), Alexander, Alex, Lex, Sander, Xander (Dutch), Alexander, Al, Alec, Alex, Lex, Sandy, Xander, Zander (English), Aleksandro, Aleĉjo (Esperanto), Aleksander (Estonian), 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), Aleksandrs (Latvian), Aleksandras (Lithuanian), Aleksandar, Aca, Ace, Aco, Sasho (Macedonian), Iskandar (Malay), Aleksander, Alexander, Alex, Sander (Norwegian), Sikandar (Pashto), Eskandar (Persian), Aleksander, Aleks, Olek (Polish), 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), Aleksander, Aleks, Aleš, Sandi, Saša, Sašo (Slovene), Alejandro, Ale (Spanish), Alexander, Alex, Sander (Swedish), İskender (Turkish), Aleksandr, Oleksander, Oleksandr, Aleks, Oles, Sasha (Ukrainian), Sikandar (Urdu), Sender (Yiddish)
  United States
2016
  England and Wales
not
ranked
2016
  France
2015
  Italy
2015
  Renaissance Italy
1427
  Switzerland
2013