Alexandros - boys name

Alexandros name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 85%

Alexandros name meaning:

The name Alexandros is of Greek origin and holds significant meaning. It is derived from the combination of two Greek words: "alexin," meaning "to defend" or "to protect," and "andros," meaning "man" or "warrior." Therefore, the name Alexandros can be interpreted to mean "defender of man" or "protector of mankind."

The name Alexandros has a strong, masculine connotation, embodying qualities of strength, courage, and bravery. It is associated with legendary figures such as Alexander the Great, the famous military leader who conquered vast territories and left a lasting impact on history. These associations further enhance the name's significance and add an aura of leadership and power.

Parents who choose the name Alexandros for their son often hope to instill qualities of protection, resilience, and leadership. It is a name that carries a sense of responsibility and honor, symbolizing a guardian or protector.

Origin: Greek

Defender of man.

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Overall UK ranking: 695 out of 4789

50 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (605)

Historical popularity of Alexandros

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