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What does Nicandro mean?

Nicandro Pronunciation of Nicandro [nican-dro] as a boys' name is of Spanish and Greek origin, and the meaning of Nicandro is "man of victory". Santo Nicandro is patron saint of the town of Venfro, Italy, and there is also a town called San Nicandro Gargano in Puglia. Nicandro was a Greco-Roman soldier who led a revolt for Christianity to the death in Southern Italy around the fourth century. He is venerated in the Festa di Santo Nicandro every year in June.

Associated with: greek, victory, saint, roman, soldier (warrior).


Nicandro has 6 variants: Nicandreo, Nicandrios, Nicandros, Nikander, Nikandreo and Nikandrios.

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How popular is Nicandro?

Nicandro is an unusual given name for males. Nicandro is an equivalently unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Nicandro has yet to make it into the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Nicandro name in U.S.

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Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Alejandro, Alesandro, Alexandro, Andro, Casandro, Cicero, Cleandro, Diandre, Isandero, Isandro, Leandro, Lesandro, Liandro, Lisandro, Lizandro, Naldo, Nando, Nandy, Nardo, Navarro, Nazaro, Neander, Nicanor, Nicco, Niccolo, Nico, Nicodemo, Nicolao, Nicolo, Nicomedo, Nisan, Nizar, Noland, Normando, Ricardo, Sandero, Sandro, Xandro, Ysandro (see Isandro) and Zandro. These names tend to be more frequently used than Nicandro.

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