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ScriptsΛυσανδρος Ancient Greek

Meaning & History

Latinized form of the Greek name Λυσανδρος (Lysandros), derived from Greek λυσις (lysis) meaning "a release" and ανηρ (aner) meaning "man" (genitive ανδρος). This was the name of a notable 5th-century BC Spartan general and naval commander.
VariantLysandros
Feminine FormLysandra
Other Languages & CulturesLisandro Spanish

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authors, history, inventors, Latinizations, philosophers, politics, Shakespearean characters, warriors
Entry updated December 8, 2017