First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Aleksandra mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Aleksandra

User Submitted Origins

Polish
45%
Greek
36%
Russian
9%
Scandinavian
9%

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from Poland, the name Aleksandra is of Greek origin and means "Defender of the people".
  • A submission from Canada says the name Aleksandra means "Defender" and is of Polish origin.
  • According to a user from Germany, the name Aleksandra is of Greek origin and means "Defender of man. 'andros' means man and 'alexein' means to defend/protect.".
  • A user from United Kingdom says the name Aleksandra is of Polish origin and means "Specisl child".
  • According to a user from Colorado, United States, the name Aleksandra is of Unknown origin and means "Loves protecting Man".

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Notable Persons Named Aleksandra

Shura is an electropop, synthpop, contemporary r&b, alternative dance, and new wave music musician. She was most active from 2011 to present. Shura was given the name Aleksandra Denton in Manchester.

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Ola Jordan is a dancer. Ola was given the name Aleksandra Grabowska on September 30th, 1982 in Nasielsk.

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Aleksandra was born in 1977 in Belgrade. Aleksandra is also known as Sandra Nikolić.

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Her military service ended in 1945.

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Aleksandra was born on June 1st, 1998 in Sterlitamak, Bashkortostan, Russia.

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Aleksandra was born on September 7th, 1987 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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How popular is the baby name Aleksandra in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1965 8 8 0
1968 7 7 0
1971 5 5 0
1972 8 8 0
1973 6 6 0
1974 11 11 0
1975 8 8 0
1976 10 10 0
1977 10 10 0
1978 11 11 0
1979 10 10 0
1980 6 6 0
1981 10 10 0
1982 11 11 0
1983 17 17 0
1984 17 17 0
1985 20 20 0
1986 26 26 0
1987 17 17 0
1988 26 26 0
1989 37 37 0
1990 33 33 0
1991 34 34 0
1992 50 50 0
1993 72 72 0
1994 43 43 0
1995 60 60 0
1996 62 62 0
1997 60 60 0
1998 69 69 0
1999 72 72 0
2000 66 66 0
2001 81 81 0
2002 92 92 0
2003 97 97 0
2004 79 79 0
2005 101 101 0
2006 117 117 0
2007 125 125 0
2008 126 126 0
2009 120 120 0
2010 104 104 0
2011 98 98 0
2012 107 107 0
2013 116 116 0
2014 99 99 0
2015 112 112 0
2016 85 85 0
2017 89 89 0

Where is the name Aleksandra popular?

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Popularity of Aleksandra as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Aleksandra

  • How Popular is the name Aleksandra? Aleksandra is the 5,650th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Aleksandra have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,650 babies born with the first name Aleksandra in the United States. That's more than enough people named Aleksandra to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Aleksandra? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1965 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Aleksandra first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Aleksandra is Tuesday, April 15th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Aleksandra born? The highest recorded use of the first name Aleksandra was in 2008 with a total of 126 babies.
  • Random Aleksandra Factoid: According to the 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Aleksandra is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 17 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 2002.
  • Weird things about the name Aleksandra: Your name in reverse order is Ardnaskela. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Snakardael. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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