Given Name SANDRA

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Сандра (Serbian, Macedonian)
PRONOUNCED: SAN-dra (Italian, Polish), SAN-drə (English), SAHN-DRA (French), ZAN-dra (German), SAHN-drah (Dutch)   [details]

Meaning & History

Short form of ALESSANDRA. It was introduced to the English-speaking world by author George Meredith, who used it for the heroine in his novel 'Emilia in England' (1864) and the reissued version 'Sandra Belloni' (1887). A famous bearer is American actress Sandra Bullock (1964-).

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Discworld characters, Survivor greats, top 10 in the US, womens history
VARIANTS: Alessa (Italian), Sondra (English), Sandrine (French)
DIMINUTIVES: Sandy, Sandie (English)
MASCULINE FORMS: Alessandro (Italian), Alexander (English), Alexandre (French), Alejandro (Spanish), Alexandre (Portuguese), Alexander (German), Alexander (Dutch), Alexander (Swedish), Aleksander, Alexander (Norwegian), Alexander (Danish), Alexander (Icelandic), Aleksandrs (Latvian), Aleksandras (Lithuanian), Aleksander (Polish), Aleksander (Slovene), Aleksandar (Croatian), Aleksandar (Serbian), Aleksandar (Macedonian), Alexandru (Romanian)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Alexandra (Ancient Greek), Aleksandra, Aleksandrina, Sashka (Bulgarian), Alexandra (Czech), Aleksandra (Estonian), Alexandra, Aleka (Greek), Alexandra (Greek Mythology), Alexandra, Alexa, Szandra (Hungarian), Alastríona (Irish), Aleksandra, Alexandra, Aleksandrina, Asya, Sanya, Sasha, Shura (Russian), Saundra (Scottish), Alexandra (Slovak), Aleksandra, Alexandra, Oleksandra, Lesya, Sasha (Ukrainian)
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