What does Sander mean?
Sander has 20 more related variations via Alexander: Alaster, Alaxander, Alcander, Alcinder, Alisander, Iskander, Iskender, Sacha, Sandero, Sandie, Sandro, Sandros, Sandy▼, Sascha, Sasha, Saunder, Saunders, Sikander, Zandro and Zandros.
Sander is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#3726 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Alexander (#8 in 2014), Xander (#211), Zander (#246) and Sandy are the popular variation forms of Sander (#unlisted). These boy names were at the height of their popularity in the year 2013 (usage of 0.6358%) and have remained as popular to this day (usage 0.6338%, down 0.3%), but with the form Sandy becoming less stylish. Zander (#246), Xander (#211) and Alexander (#8) are three of the more fashionable boy names here, with Alexander having a revival in popularity. Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Sander and associated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)