What does Iskander mean?
(male) Iskandra, Iskanver, ..
(female) Iskande, Iskannes, ..
How popular is Iskander?
Iskander is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#39111 out of 150436, Top 26%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with similar and related boy names. Alexander (#8 from current records), Xander (#207) and Zander (#249) are the prominent alternative forms of Iskander (outside Top 2000). These relations of Iskander were popular as birth names in the year 2009 (adoption of 1.1%) and are almost as common today (adoption 0.9%, ▼11%). Alexander is the clear favorite, although Xander appears to be becoming a favorite too. Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Iskander and associated names. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Suggested similar names are Alaxander, Alcinder, Aleksander, Alisander, Alissander, Alkander, Alkender, Ander, Balder, Banner, Brander, Calder, Casander, Cassander, Chandler▼, Cleander, Ender, Evander, Granger, Gurinder, Haider, Harinder, Hayder, Imanoel, Imanuel, Immanuel▲, Inver, Ioannes, Isachar, Isador, Isadore▼, Isander, Isandero, Isandro, Isidor, Ismael▲, Israel▲, Issachar, Jader, Lander, Lanier, Leander▼, Levander, Liander, Linder, Lysander, Nader, Neander, Nikander, Osker, Philander, Ranger, Ranier, Rayder, Saunder, Sender, Skinner, Tanier, Tanner, Vander, Walder and Ysander (see Isandro). These names tend to be more frequently used than Iskander.See names in meaning and etymology.