Meaning of Alexander

Alexander is a Greek name for boys.
The meaning is `protector of the people`
The name Alexander is most commonly given to Scottish boys.
Alexander is at number 7 in the top 50 of Scottish boys (average of 10 years data)

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What do they use in other countries?

Alexis (Greek)
Sasha (Russian)
Alix (English)
Sandy (English)
Sacha (French)
Sascha (German)
Senne (Dutch)
Aleksa (Slavic)
Sandie (English)
Alexei (Russian)
Zander (English)
Xander (Dutch)
Lex (English)
Alexandre (French)

The name sounds like:

Alexey, Alexy, Alexus, Alexius, Alexios, Aleksei, Olexey

See also:

Lexer, Isandro, Macallister, Olexei, Shura, Zindel


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