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Alejandra

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128k Alejandro (Spanish)
7k Alessandro (Italian)

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1900 6 6 0
1910 5 5 0
1911 6 6 0
1913 5 5 0
1914 6 6 0
1915 8 8 0
1916 14 14 0
1917 12 12 0
1918 21 21 0
1919 5 5 0
1920 14 14 0
1921 11 11 0
1922 18 18 0
1923 20 20 0
1924 18 18 0
1925 17 17 0
1926 22 22 0
1927 12 12 0
1928 14 14 0
1929 20 20 0
1930 18 18 0
1931 15 15 0
1932 18 18 0
1933 17 17 0
1934 6 6 0
1935 13 13 0
1936 14 14 0
1937 7 7 0
1938 5 5 0
1939 16 16 0
1940 12 12 0
1941 7 7 0
1942 11 11 0
1943 7 7 0
1944 20 20 0
1945 20 20 0
1946 13 13 0
1947 19 19 0
1948 28 28 0
1949 17 17 0
1950 15 15 0
1951 22 22 0
1952 15 15 0
1953 9 9 0
1954 13 13 0
1955 20 20 0
1956 18 18 0
1957 18 18 0
1958 12 12 0
1959 19 19 0
1960 29 29 0
1961 26 26 0
1962 36 36 0
1963 31 31 0
1964 48 48 0
1965 39 39 0
1966 30 30 0
1967 45 45 0
1968 49 49 0
1969 77 77 0
1970 77 77 0
1971 111 111 0
1972 167 161 6
1973 138 138 0
1974 165 158 7
1975 183 183 0
1976 293 293 0
1977 259 259 0
1978 297 297 0
1979 396 390 6
1980 474 463 11
1981 498 483 15
1982 504 489 15
1983 557 534 23
1984 464 454 10
1985 495 478 17
1986 548 525 23
1987 542 525 17
1988 719 699 20
1989 912 894 18
1990 1,407 1,376 31
1991 1,672 1,640 32
1992 2,078 2,041 37
1993 2,156 2,124 32
1994 2,221 2,185 36
1995 2,026 2,000 26
1996 1,968 1,954 14
1997 1,928 1,904 24
1998 2,035 2,020 15
1999 1,767 1,753 14
2000 1,870 1,860 10
2001 1,733 1,716 17
2002 1,692 1,692 0
2003 1,676 1,665 11
2004 1,640 1,629 11
2005 1,592 1,583 9
2006 1,493 1,487 6
2007 1,378 1,373 5
2008 1,329 1,329 0
2009 1,198 1,198 0
2010 1,188 1,188 0
2011 928 928 0
2012 785 785 0
2013 723 723 0
2014 722 715 7
2015 696 696 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Alejandra baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 48,808 babies born with the name Alejandra in the United States. That's more than enough Alejandras to occupy the territory of Faroe Islands (Denmark) with an estimated population of 48,285 (as of March 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1900 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Alejandra" was in 1994 with a total of 2,185 babies. (That's a lot of baby Alejandras)

According to the 1990 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Alejandra" ranks #67 in popularity as a baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, 768 babies in California have the same name as you in 1990. Across the entire United States a total of 1,407 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Alejandra" mean? The list below shows the origins of Alejandra as well as things modernly associated with the name Alejandra such as celebrities named Alejandra.

Origin and Meaning of Alejandra

The name "Alejandra" is of Spanish origin, and it means "Defender Of The People". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alejandra Guzman

Alejandra Guzman is a musical artist with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1988 to present. Alejandra was born in 1968 as Alejandra Gabriela Guzman Pinal.

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Alessandra Rosaldo

Alessandra Rosaldo is a singer-songwriter, musician, and actress specializing in pop, pop rock, and latin pop music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1 to present. Alessandra was born in 1972 as Alejandra Sanchez Barrero in Mexico City, Mexico.

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Alejandra Barros

Alejandra Barros is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1996 to present. Alejandra was born in 1971 as Alejandra Barros del Campo in Mexico City, Mexico.

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Alejandra Gutierrez

Alejandra Gutierrez is a news anchor, model and actress. Alejandra was born in 1979 as Alejandra Gutierrez in Caracas, Venezuela.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Alejandra

Alejandra Amarilla
Alejandra Baigorria
Alejandra Guilmant
Alejandra Tv
Alejandra Castillo
Alejandra Costello
Alejandra Espinoza
Alejandra Gil
Alejandra Silva

Alternative Meanings

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

L is for loyalty, that you show.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

J is for jubilant, the upbeat you!

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

D is for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

R is for rational, the way you think.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

Your name in reverse order is "Ardnajela". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ardanljae". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Alejandra born Oct 3, 1962

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern India approximately on 1650. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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