What does Alejandra mean?
Alejandra /ale-jan-dra/ as a girls' name. Alejandra's root is Greek, and Alejandra means "man's defender". Alejandra is an alternate spelling, with the prefix Alej-, of Alexandra (Greek): Latinate feminine variation of Alexander.
Alejandra▲ has 1 variant: Alejandrina.
Alejandra▲ has 24 more alternative forms via Alexandra: Alandra, Alejanda, Aleksandra, Alesandare, Alesandere, Alessanda, Alessandra▲, Alessandre, Alexanda, Alexander, Alexanderia, Alexandre, Alexandrea▼, Alexandrena, Alexandria▲, Alexandrina, Alexsandra, Alixandra, Alixandria, Allejandra, Allejandrina, Allessandra, Allexandra and Alyxandra.Kreatif forms: Aejandra, Alejanadair, Alejandraae. [more]
How popular is Alejandra?
Alejandra is a very prominent first name for females (#797 out of 4276, Top 19%) and a slightly less prominent last name for all people (#138741 out of 150436, Top 92%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Alejandra for girls. Alejandra was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its top rank of #147 in the U.S. in the year 1993, and is presently at #446. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Alejandra and affiliated names. Popular related forms of Alejandra (#446 last year) are Alexandra (#92 last year), Alexandria (#211), Alessandra (#299), Alexandrea, Alexander and Alejandrina. Other forms, like Alexanderia, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Alejandra was common in the year 1992 (usage of 0.5%) and is almost as widespread today (usage 0.422%, 15.7% less), but with the version Alexandrea becoming less in vogue. Alexandra is more familiar than the rest, although Alejandra appears to be gaining popularity too. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Recommended similar baby names are Alacinda, Alcinda, Aleanor, Alessandrina, Alexandreana, Alexandrene, Alexandretta, Alexandrine, Alexanna, Alexanne, Alexena, Alexina, Alicinda, Alissandre, Alondra, Alyssandra, Deandra, Deeandra, Dejanira, Delandra, Eleanora, Keandra, Leandra, Leiandra and Lexandra. These names tend to be less frequently used than Alejandra.