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Greek Origin
"Defender Of The People"
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What does the name Alexander mean? The meaning of the name Alexander is Defender Of The People. The origin of the name Alexander is Greek. This is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word, the language.

Alexander is a name with Greek origins. The meaning of Alexander is Defender of the People. There are many alternate spellings of Alexander depending on the country in which you live. Some of these alternate spellings include Alejandro, Alessandro, and Alexzander. Nicknames for Alexander include Alex, Xander, and Sasha.

Famous people with the name Alexander include statesman and U.S. founding father Alexander Hamilton and inventor Alexander Graham Bell. There are many men of royalty named Alexander, from ancient Greece to the 21st Century. Alexander the Great is one such ruler. There were also 8 popes named Alexander. Actors named Alexander include Alexander Skarsgaard (True Blood) and Alec Baldwin (30 Rock). Alexander McQueen was a British fashion designer.

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Alternate spellings: Alessandro, Alexzander
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Songs about Alexander
Alexander - The Angels
Alexander Beetle - Melanie
Alexander Graham Bell - Brian Connolly
Alexander the Great - Iron Maiden
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