Usage Italian, English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, German, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Icelandic, Latvian, Lithuanian, Polish, Slovene, Croatian, Serbian, Macedonian, Czech, Romanian
Scripts Сандра(Serbian, Macedonian)
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 the American actress Sandra Bullock (1964-).
Masculine FormsAlessandro(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) Alexandr(Czech) Alexandru(Romanian)
Other Languages & CulturesAlexandra(Ancient Greek) Aleksandra, Aleksandrina, Asya, Sashka(Bulgarian) Alexandra(Catalan) 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)