What does Alessandro mean?
(male) Alessandio, ..
(female) Alessanani, ..
How popular is Alessandro?
Alessandro is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#28489 out of 150436, Top 19%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name history of Alessandro for boys. Alessandro was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its top rank of #616 in the U.S. in 2006, and is currently at #680. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Prominent variation forms of Alessandro (#680 last year) ranked in the Top 2000 are Alexander (#8 last year), Alejandro (#180), Aleksander (#1247), Alexandre (#1481), Alexandro (#1684) and Alexandros. Other forms, like Alessandri, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Alessandro was widespread in the year 1993 (average #992) and is somewhat less today (#1040, 26.3% less usage). Alessandro and Alexander are two of the more fashionable birth names in this compilation.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Abejundio, Abejundo, Abelardo, Aland, Alano, Alanso, Alanzo, Alasdair, Alastair, Alavaro, Alaxander, Albano, Albaro, Alcadio, Alcado, Alcander, Aleister, Alejandrino, Aleksanteri, Aleksio, Alester, Alexan, Alisander, Alisdair, Alisson, Alistair▲, Alistaire, Alistar, Alixandre, Alkander, Almando, Almanzo, Alsandare, Alvaro, Alysdair, Alysdare, Alystair, Amando, Andro, Arlando, Armando, Arsanio (see Arsenio), Assad, Casandro, Cassandero, Cesaro, Cleandro, Eleazaro (see Eleazar), Isandero, Isandro, Leandro▲, Lesandro, Liandro, Lisandro, Lizandro, Nicandro, Sandro, Xandro, Ysandro (see Isandro) and Zandro. These names tend to be more commonly used than Alessandro.See names in meaning and etymology.