Alessandro - boys name

Alessandro name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 87%

Alessandro name meaning:

The name Alessandro is of Italian origin and is derived from the Greek name Alexandros, which means "defender of mankind" or "protector of men." It is a masculine name often given to boys in Italy and other Italian-speaking countries.

People named Alessandro are often described as strong, confident, and dependable individuals. They have a natural ability to lead and protect others, which aligns with the meaning of their name. The name Alessandro embodies qualities of bravery, courage, and a sense of responsibility towards others. Those named Alessandro are often seen as loyal and trustworthy friends, always ready to lend a helping hand and stand up for what they believe in. They have a natural charisma and can easily inspire and motivate others with their actions and words. Overall, the name Alessandro carries a positive connotation of strength, protection, and a genuine concern for the well-being of others.

Origin: Greek

Defender of man.

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Overall UK ranking: 610 out of 4789

61 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1265)

Historical popularity of Alessandro

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