Alexandre - boys name

Alexandre name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 76%

Alexandre name meaning:

The name Alexandre is of Greek origin and has a rich historical and cultural background. It is a variant of the name Alexander, which means "defender" or "protector of men." The name is derived from the Greek words "alexein," meaning "to defend," and "aner," meaning "man."

People named Alexandre are often associated with qualities such as strength, bravery, and leadership. They are known to be protective and loyal, always standing up for what they believe in. The name Alexandre has been borne by several notable historical figures, including Alexander the Great, who was a renowned military leader and emperor of the ancient Greek kingdom of Macedonia.

In contemporary times, the name Alexandre continues to be popular and carries a sense of timeless elegance. It is often chosen for boys as a way to honor their Greek heritage or to evoke a sense of strength and nobility.

Nephew of King Mark.


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Related names

Alexandre , Alexandrine

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Overall UK ranking: 1139 out of 4789

24 recorded births last year

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    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (720)

Historical popularity of Alexandre

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