Meaning and name origin
Aleksander \a-lek-sander, al(e)-ksa-nder\ as a boy's name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Aleksander is "man's defender, warrior". Aleksander is a variant of Alexander (Greek): from the Latin form of the Greek name Alexandros.
Aleksander is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Aleksander and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Alexander (#8), Alexandro and Alexandre. (2014 statistics).