GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: al-əg-zan-DREE-nə (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Elaborated form of ALEXANDRA. This was the first name of Queen Victoria; her middle name was Victoria.


queens, queens regnant
VARIANTS: Alexandra (Portuguese), Alexandra, Alexandrea, Alexandria (English)
DIMINUTIVES: Alex, Alexa, Alexina, Ali, Allie, Ally, Lexa, Lexi, Lexie, Lexine, Lexy, Sandy, Zandra, Alyx, Drina, Sandie (English)
MASCULINE FORMS: Alexandre (Portuguese), Alexander (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Alexandra (Ancient Greek), Aleksandra, Aleksandrina, Sashka (Bulgarian), Aleksandra, Sanda, Sandra, Saša (Croatian), Alexandra (Czech), Alexandra, Sandra (Danish), Alexandra, Alex, Sandra, Xandra (Dutch), Aleksandra (Estonian), Alexandra, Alexandrine, Alexandrie, Sacha, Sandra, Sandrine, Sasha (French), Alexandra, Alexa, Sandra, Sascha (German), Alexandra, Aleka (Greek), Alexandra (Greek Mythology), Alexandra, Alexa, Szandra (Hungarian), Alexandra, Sandra (Icelandic), Alastríona (Irish), Alessandra, Alessa, Alexandra, Sandra (Italian), Sandra (Latvian), Sandra (Lithuanian), Aleksandra, Sandra, Sashka (Macedonian), Alexandra, Sandra (Norwegian), Aleksandra, Ola, Sandra (Polish), Alexandra, Sanda, Sandra (Romanian), Aleksandra, Alexandra, Aleksandrina, Asya, Sanya, Sasha, Shura (Russian), Saundra (Scottish), Aleksandra, Sandra, Saša (Serbian), Alexandra (Slovak), Aleksandra, Sandra, Saša (Slovene), Alejandra, Ale, Alexandra, Sandra (Spanish), Alexandra, Sandra, Sassa (Swedish), Aleksandra, Alexandra, Oleksandra, Lesya, Sasha (Ukrainian)