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What does Alexandrine mean?

Alexandrine Pronunciation of Alexandrine [alexan-drine] as a name for girls is of Greek origin, and the meaning of the name Alexandrine is "man's defender". Alexandrine is an alternate spelling of Alexandra (Greek): Latinate feminine variation of Alexander.

Associated with: greek, defender.


Alexandrine has 17 variants: Aleksandra, Alexanda, Alexander, Alexanderia, Alexanderine, Alexandre, Alexandrea, Alexandreana, Alexandrena, Alexandrene, Alexandretta, Alexandria, Alexandrina, Alexsandra, Alixandra, Alixandria and Alyxandra.

6 more alternative forms via Alexandra: Alejandrina, Alessandrina, Alessandrine, Alissandrine, Allejandrina and Allexandrina.

Creative forms:
(female) Alexandriane, ..

(male) Alexandrino, ..

Middle name pairings:
Alexandrine Stacy (A.S.), ..

How popular is Alexandrine?

Alexandrine is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Alexandrine is an equally unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Alexandrine (unlisted) are Alexandra (#101 last year), Alexandria (#213), Aleksandra (#1828), Alexsandra, Alexandrea and Alexander. Usage of these relations of Alexandrine was widespread among parents 2 decades ago (adoption of 1.1%) and is now much lower (adoption 0.3%, 71%). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Alejanda, Alejandra, Alekanederina, Alesandare (see Alexandra), Alesandere, Alessandra, Alessandre, Alexanna, Alexanne, Alexene, Alexina, Alexine, Alisanne, Alissandre, Allejandra, Allexandra, Allexine (see Alexandra), Almandina, Almandine, Almarine, Almondine, Alysanne, Amandine, Andrine, Blandine, Celandine, Cendrine, Lisandrine, Lissandrine and Sandrine. These names tend to be more commonly used than Alexandrine.

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