What does Alexandre mean?
Alexandre [alexan-dre] as a girls' name (also used more regularly as boys' name Alexandre) has its root in Greek, and the name Alexandre means "man's defender". Alexandre is a variant form of Alexandra (Greek): Latinate feminine version of Alexander.
Alexandre has 17 variants: Aleksandra, Alexanda, Alexander, Alexanderia, Alexanderine, Alexandrea▼, Alexandreana, Alexandrena, Alexandrene, Alexandretta, Alexandria, Alexandrina, Alexandrine, Alexsandra, Alixandra, Alixandria and Alyxandra.
1 masculine form: Alexander.Creative forms:
(female) Alivandre, Arlexandre, ..
(male) Alexanar, Alexandi, .. Middle name pairings:
Alexandre Lux (A.L.), ..
How popular is Alexandre?
Alexandre is an unusual given name for females but a very prominent last name for all people (#10386 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Popular related forms of Alexandre (outside Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000 are Alexandra (#101 the previous year), Alexandria (#213), Alessandra (#276), Alejandra (#451), Aleksandra (#1828), Alexsandra, Alexander and Alexandrea. These forms of Alexandre reached the height of their popularity in the year 1993 (average #827) and are now significantly less common (#1108, down 65%), with forms like Alexandra falling out of fashion. Alexandra has been the top favorite, although Alessandra seems to be becoming a favorite too. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Adelade, Adelaide▲, Adelinde, Alane, Alanice, Albane, Aleana, Aleanor, Alease, Aleine, Alejandrina, Alene▼, Alenne, Alenor, Aleonore, Alessanda, Alessandrine, Alexa▲, Alexanna, Alexanne, Alexena, Alexie, Alexina, Aleyne, Alisanne, Allaire, Allessandra, Allexandrina, Allexine (see Alexandra), Almandine, Alondra▼, Alysanne, Alyssandra, Amande, Amandie, Amarande, Andre, Armande, Calandre (see Calandra), Calendre, Cassandre, Diandre, Eleanore▼, Elenore, Eleonore, Elianore, Kassandre, Leandre, Leanore, Lexandra, Lissandre and Melisandre. These names tend to be more frequently used than Alexandre.See names in meaning and etymology.