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Alexandria

What does Alexandria mean?

Alexandria Pronunciation of Alexandria [alexan-dria] as a girls' name is of Greek origin. Variant of Alexandra, influenced by the name of the city in Egypt, founded by Alexander the Great in 322 BC and named in his honor. Also a place name in Louisiana, Minnesota, and Virginia.

Associated with: greek, great.

Variations

27 different relations via Alexander, Alexandra: Alandra, Alejanda, Alejandra, Alejandrina, Aleksandra, Alessandra, Alessandrina, Alexanda, Alexander, Alexanderia, Alexanderine, Alexandre, Alexandrea, Alexandreana, Alexandrena, Alexandrene, Alexandretta, Alexandrina, Alexandrine, Alexsandra, Alixandra, Alixandria, Allejandra, Allejandrina, Allexandra, Allexandrina and Alyxandra.

Creative forms:
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Middle name pairings:
Alexandria Makaylah (A.M.), ..

How popular is Alexandria?

Alexandria is a very popular first name for females (#747 out of 4276, Top 17%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#59147 out of 150436, Top 39%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Alexandria was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its top rank of #69 in the U.S. in the year 1993, and is currently at #213. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alexandria name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alexandria outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with similar and related girl names. Alexandra (#101 via latest list), Alessandra (#276), Alejandra (#451), Aleksandra (#1828), Alexsandra, Alexander and Alexandrea are the popular related forms of Alexandria (#213 via latest list) listed in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Alexandria was common in 1993 (median #827) and is now much less (#1108, down 65.4%), with versions like Alexandra falling out of fashion. Alessandra is the most trendy girl name here.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alexandria, Alejandra, Aleksandra, Alessandra, Alexander in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alexandra, Alexandrea, Alexsandra in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alexandria, Alexandra outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Alacinda (see Alcinda), Alagria, Alcinda, Alcinia (see Alcina), Aleana, Aleanor, Alegria, Alekanederina, Alesandare (see Alexandra), Alesandere, Alessanda, Alessandre, Alessandrine, Alexanna, Alexanne, Alexena, Alexene, Alexia, Alexina, Alexine, Alicinda (see Alcinda), Alicynthia, Alissandre, Alissandrine, Allcinda (see Alcinda), Allcinia (see Alcina), Allessandra, Allexina, Almandina, Alondra, Alsinia, Alyssandra, Andria, Calandria, Chandria, Deandra, Deandrea, Deandria, Deeandra, Delandra, Eleanora, Kasandria, Keandra, Keandria, Kendria, Kiandria, Leandra, Leandria, Leiandra, Lexandra, Roxandra, Sandria, Wysandria and Xandria. These names tend to be less commonly used than Alexandria.

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