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Meaning & History

Originally a diminutive of ALEXANDER. As a feminine name it is a diminutive of ALEXANDRA or SANDRA. It can also be given in reference to the colour.
Other Languages & CulturesAleksandër, Skënder Albanian Eskender Amharic Alexander, Alexandra, Alexandros Ancient Greek Iskandar Arabic Aleksandr Armenian Alesander Basque Aliaksandr Belarusian Alexander Biblical Alexandros Biblical Greek Aleksandar, Skender Bosnian Aleksandar, Aleksandra, Aleksandrina, Asya, Sashka, Sasho Bulgarian Alexandra, Alexandre, Àlex Catalan Aleksandar, Aleksandra, Sandra, Sanda, Sandi, Saša Croatian Alexandr, Alexandra, Aleš Czech Alexander, Alexandra, Sandra, Aleksander, Alex, Sander Danish Alexander, Alexandra, Sandra, Alex, Lex, Sander, Xander, Xandra Dutch Aleksandro, Aleĉjo Esperanto Aleksander, Aleksandra Estonian Aleksanteri, Ale, Samppa, Santeri, Santtu Finnish Alexandra, Alexandre, Alexandrine, Sandra, Sandrine, Alex, Alexandrie, Sacha, Sasha French Alexandre Galician Aleksandre, Sandro Georgian Alexander, Alexandra, Sandra, Alex, Alexa, Sascha German Alexandra, Alexandros, Aleka, Alekos, Alex Greek Alexander, Alexandra, Alexandros Greek Mythology Alexander, Alexandra, Alex, Alexa, Sándor, Sanyi, Szandra Hungarian Alexander, Alexandra, Sandra, Alex Icelandic Iskandar Indonesian Alastar, Alastríona Irish Alessandra, Alessandro, Sandra, Ale, Alessa, Alex, Alexandra, Sandro Italian Aleksandrs, Sandra Latvian Aleksandras, Sandra Lithuanian Aleksandar, Aleksandra, Sandra, Aca, Ace, Aco, Sashka, Sasho Macedonian Iskandar Malay Aleksander, Alexander, Alexandra, Sandra, Alex, Sander Norwegian Sikandar Pashto Eskandar Persian Aleksander, Aleksandra, Sandra, Aleks, Ola, Olek Polish Alexandra, Alexandre, Alexandrina, Sandra, Alex, Xande, Xandinho Portuguese Alexandra, Alexandru, Sandra, Alex, Sanda, Sandu Romanian Aleksandr, Aleksandra, Alexandra, Aleks, Aleksandrina, Alex, Asya, Sanya, Sasha, Shura Russian Alasdair, Alastair, Alistair, Alister, Saundra, Sawney, Ally Scottish Aleksandar, Aleksandra, Sandra, Aca, Aco, Saša Serbian Alexander, Alexandra, Aleš Slovak Aleksander, Aleksandra, Sandra, Aleks, Aleš, Sandi, Saša, Sašo Slovene Alejandra, Alejandro, Sandra, Ale, Alexandra Spanish Alexander, Alexandra, Sandra, Alex, Sassa Swedish İskender Turkish Aleksandr, Aleksandra, Alexandra, Oleksander, Oleksandr, Oleksandra, Lesya, Oles, Sasha Ukrainian Sikandar Urdu Sender Yiddish


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Entry updated July 28, 2009   Contribute