What does Alexandre mean?
Alexandre [alexan-dre] as a boys' name (also used less generally as girls' name Alexandre) is a Greek name, and the name Alexandre means "man's defender, warrior". Alexandre is a French form of Alexander (Greek).
(male) Alonandre, Ashexandre, ..
(female) Alexanette, Alexanise, .. Middle name pairings:
Alexandre John (A.J.), ..
How popular is Alexandre?
Alexandre is a rare given name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#10386 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Alexandre entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its highest position of #897 in the U.S. in the year 1994, and is at #1481 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Alexandre (#1481 a year ago) appearing in the Top 2000 are Alejandro (#180 a year ago), Aleksander (#1247), Alessandro (#680), Alexander (#8), Alexandro (#1684) and Alexandros. These relations of Alexandre reached the peak of their popularity in the year 1993 (adoption of 1.25%) and are somewhat less popular today (adoption 0.92%, 26.3% less). Alexander has been the most recognizable form, though Alessandro has gained in popularity.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Alaire, Aland, Alcander, Alejandrino, Alisander, Alkander, Almando, Andre, Armande, Aundre, Cleandro, Deandre, Deondre▼, Diandre, Keandre, Keondre, Leandre and Leondre. These names tend to be more frequently used than Alexandre.See names in meaning and etymology.