Meaning and name origin
Alejandra \a-lejand-ra, al(e)-jan-dra\ as a girl's name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Alejandra is "man's defender". Alejandra is a variant of Alexandra (Greek): Latinate feminine form of Alexander.
Alejandra▼ has 1 variant form: Alejandrina.
Alejandra is a very popular first name for females (#797 out of 4276, Top 19%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Alejandra for girls. Alejandra reached its highest rank of #147 in the U.S. in 1993. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Alejandra and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Alexandra (#92), Alejandra (#446) and Alejandrina. (2014 statistics).
Suggested similar baby names are Alejanda, Aleksandra, Alessandra, Alexanda, Alexandre, Alexandrea, Alexandria, Alexsandra, Alixandra, Allejandra, Allexandra and Alyxandra. These names tend to be less commonly used than Alejandra.