Greek for "defender of men." Countless kings and emperors named Alexander have ruled since the time of the ancient Greeks. Well-known Alexanders: Alexander the Great; Founding Father Alexander Hamilton.
Origin of Alexander: Greek
Alexander's Popularity in 2015: #8
Usage: : French, Portuguese, Galician, Catalan
The name Alexander is a baby boy name.
The name Alexander is an American baby name. In American the meaning of the name Alexander is: Defender of man.
The name Alexander is a Greek baby name. In Greek the meaning of the name Alexander is: Defender of men. Alexander the Great was a 4th century Macedonian king for whom the Egyptian city of Alexandria is named. Eight popes and three Russian emperors have been named Alexander.
The name Alexander is a Biblical baby name. In Biblical the meaning of the name Alexander is: One who assists men.