What does Alejandra mean?
Alejandra /ale-jan-dra/ [4 sylls.] 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 38 more alternative forms via Alexandra: Alandra, Alejanda, Aleksandra, Alesandare, Alesandere, Alessanda, Alessandra▲, Alessandre, Alessandrina, Alexanda, Alexander, Alexanderia, Alexandre, Alexandrea▼, Alexandreana, Alexandrena, Alexandrene, Alexandretta, Alexandria▲, Alexandrina, Alexandrine, Alexena, Alexina, Alexsandra, Alissandre, Alixandra, Alixandria, Allejandra, Allejandrina, Allessandra, Allexandra, Allexandrina, Alyxandra, Lisandra, Lissandra, Sandra▼, Xandra and Zandra.Kreatif forms: Aialejandra, Alejandraai, Avejandra. [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), Sandra (#800), Alexander, Alejandrina and Alexandrea. Forms like Alexandrena are uncommon. Adoption of these girl names reached its apex in the year 1992 (usage of 0.5438%) and is now much less (usage 0.394%, 27.5% less), with the versions Sandra and Alexandrea becoming less in vogue. Alessandra (#299), Alexandria (#211), Alexandra (#92) and Alejandra (#446) are four of the more contemporarily stylish birth names here, and there is also a rekindling in baby name popularity for Alexandra. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)