Meaning and name origin
Alessandro \a-lessand-ro, al(e)-ssan-dro\ as a boy's name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Alessandro is "man's defender, warrior". Alessandro is a variant of Alexander (Greek): from the Latin form of the Greek name Alexandros.
Alessandro is not a popular first name for males but a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#53143 out of 88799, Top 60%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Alessandro for boys. Alessandro reached its highest rank of #616 in the U.S. in 2006. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Alessandro and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Alexander (#8) and Alessandro (#623). (2014 statistics).