Alejandra - girls name

Alejandra name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 17%

Alejandra name meaning:

The name Alejandra is of Spanish origin and is the feminine form of the name Alejandro, which is the Spanish equivalent of Alexander. The name Alejandra carries various meanings, but it is commonly associated with strength and protection. It is derived from the Greek name Alexandros, which combines the elements "alexein," meaning "to defend," and "andros," meaning "man" or "warrior."

Those named Alejandra are often described as strong-willed, brave, and courageous individuals. They possess a natural ability to protect and defend themselves and others around them. Alejandras tend to have a strong sense of purpose and are determined to overcome any obstacles they encounter. They are also known for their leadership qualities and the ability to inspire and motivate others.

In addition to its association with strength and protection, the name Alejandra also symbolizes resilience and adaptability. Alejandras are known to be quick learners and are capable of adapting to various situations and environments. Their ability to face challenges head-on with determination makes them formidable and respected individuals. Overall, the name Alejandra represents a strong and courageous person who possesses qualities that inspire and influence others.

Origin: Spanish

Defender of mankind. Feminine form of Alexander.

Related names

Alexander , Alandair, Alasdair , Alastair , Alec , Alejandra , Alejandro , Alejo, Alek , Aleka, Aleko, Alekos, Aleksander , Aleksy, Alesandro, Alessandra , Alessandre, Alessandri, Alex , Alexa , Alexandra , Alexandrea, Alexandria , Alexandrina , Alexandro , Alexi , Alexia , Alexina , Alexine, Alexis , Alick, Alik, Alisander, Alissander, Alistaire, Alister , Alistir, Alixandra, Allissandre, Allistair, Allistir, Alsandair, Alsandare, Alyssandra, Alyx , Elke, Lexandra, Lexi , Lisandra, Olexa, Pip , Sacha , Sachenka, Sachka, Sande, Sandey, Sandi, Sandie, Sandra , Sandy , Sascha , Sasha , Xandra, Xandy

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Overall UK ranking: 4634 out of 5581

4 recorded births last year

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