Think Baby Names - logo
List A - Z | Top 1000 | Random | Origins

Zander meaning, boyZander

Rate Zander: Do you like this name?

Get creative with Zander | Add to list (0)

Meaning and name origin

Zander \z(a)-nder, zan-der\ as a boy's name is pronounced ZAN-der. It is of Slavic and Greek origin, and the meaning of Zander is "man's defender". Short form of Alexander. Also a German Yiddish name. See also Sandy.

Zander has 4 variant forms: Zan, Zandro, Zandros and Zann.

For more information, see also the related boy name Sander.


Zander is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#7927 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Zander for boys (2015 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Zander name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Zander outside U.S.

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Zander and its variant forms. Variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Alexander, Sandy and Zander. (2015 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Alexander, Sandy, Zander in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alexander, Zander outside U.S.

Similar Names

Zander is also pronounced similarly to Sandor, Saunder, Sender and Xander. Other suggested similar baby names are Lander and Vander. Like Zander, these names are not commonly used.


© 2015 Think Baby Names
Home - About - Terms - Privacy - Contact