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Alexandra Name Meaning and Origin

Alexandra Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Defender of mankind, feminine form of Alexander

Name Origin


The name Alexandra means 'defender of mankind' and is the feminine form of the name Alexander. It originates from the Greek language and has a strong and empowering connotation. The name has a rich history and is associated with strength, courage, and protection.

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Alexandra Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Alexandra has a smooth and melodic pronunciation, making it easy to say and remember.

Name Melody Rating:

The name Alexandra has a balanced rhythm with emphasis on the second syllable, creating a pleasant flow.

Famous People Named Alexandra

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● Alexandra Daddario

Alexandra Daddario is an American actress known for her roles in 'Percy Jackson' and 'Baywatch'. She has garnered critical acclaim for her performances and is recognized for her beauty and talent.

● Princess Alexandra of Denmark

Princess Alexandra of Denmark, later Queen Alexandra of the United Kingdom, was the wife of King Edward VII. She was known for her charitable work and elegant demeanor.

● Alexandra Shipp

Alexandra Shipp is an American actress who has appeared in films such as 'X-Men: Apocalypse' and 'Love, Simon'. She is praised for her versatility and acting skills.

Alexandra Name Popularity Insights

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Potential Negative Connotations of Alexandra

The name Alexandra does not have strong negative associations. However, some may perceive it as overly traditional or common, lacking uniqueness in a modern context.

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