Alexandria name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Girl
Origin: Old Greek
Usage: English, Greek, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Alexandria ahl-ex-ann-dree-ah
Meaning: Form of Alexander, Defender of Men and He Who Wards Off (Other) Men
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What does Alexandria mean?

Alexandria's meaning is Form of Alexander, Helper and Defender of Mankind or He Who Wards Off (Other) Men is largely used in Greek, Danish, Finnish, English, Norwegian and Swedish. Its origin is in Old Greek is aimed at both boys and girls.

Alexandria is a version of in fashion fashinable, famous and perennial Alexandra. Alexandra is a feminine of Alexander. Widespread Old Greek Alexandra, meaning of Alexandra is "Helper and Defender of Mankind and Feminine of Alexander".

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How do I pronounce Alexandria?

The proper pronunciation of two syllabled Alexandria is ahl-ex-ann-dree-ah. It can also be pronounced as a-lexa-ndria or alex(an)-dria.

Variants of Alexandria

Alaxandria, Alexandra, Alandra, Lexia, Aleka, Axelia, Allandra, Alejandra, Alondra, Lexie, Alexia, Alice, Alika, Axelle

How popular is the name Alexandria?

Alexandria was among the very popular names in United States. Since emerging in 1902 around 98820 babies have been given the moniker. When at the peak of its usage in 1993, 5026 girls were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 69th position.

However after 139 years, the name is on free fall on the charts but still going strong on charts. Additionally, the moniker has been in the top 100 baby names 12 times

In England and Wales, Alexandria was once a common name since emerging in 1996 it has been given to over 1175 babies.

When at its peak in 2001,. But after 23 years, the name has lost its appeal a bit and is now ranking low. Alexandria is an uncommon baby name in Ireland, although it has been in use since 1992 but could not make beyond the top 300.

Over 148 babies in Ireland have been named Alexandria. Also, it appeared first time in 1991 on baby girl names list of France.

Alexandria is a common name in Egypt, England and Canada while somewhat familiar name in Philippines, Scotland, Russia, Uganda, Northern Ireland, South Africa, Australia, Brazil and Malawi.

As per our estimate, over 100000 people has been named Alexandria globally.

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Alexandria in Nordic countries

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Numerological aspects of Alexandria

You are triggered by things that seem impossible to do or accomplish because to you, nothing's impossible. You like to go back to your past and fix your mistakes in your head. You love people with an attitude but open to discussion and hearing new opinions. You change your mind quickly and fall in love with people who are your total opposite. People admire your spirit. Seeking for a higher purpose makes everything seem senseless and not worth your time and effort.

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Middle names for Alexandria

Some great options for familiar and bold middle names to go with Alexandria.

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Sibling Names for Alexandria

Choosing a name for your baby can be a daunting task with so many options available. If you're considering naming your new arrival Alexandria, you may be wondering what sibling names would complement this beautiful name. Here are some ideas to help inspire you and find the perfect name for your growing family.

Sister to Alexandria

Names for Alexandria's brother

Famous people named Alexandria

  • Alexandria Karlsen, US model, actress and author
  • Alexandria Harmonizers, international champion barbershop chorus based
  • Alexandria Jo'Nel in Bolden! as Actress
  • Alexandria McCale in My Name Is Vivienne as Actress
  • Alexandria Rose in Occupied as Actress
  • Alexandria Kayy in Miss World Canada: Pageant Week 2014 as
  • Alexandria Morra in as
  • Alexandria Embleton in Atomic Zoo: Sylvia Plath Car Wash as Actress
  • Alexandria Wailes in Silencer as Actress
  • Alexandria Martin in Lola's Love Shack as Actress
  • Alexandria Fierz in Devil's Backbone, Texas as
  • Alexandria Carlisle acted in movie Half a Sinner
  • In 1978 movie, Ombres de soie, Alexandria Brouwer characterized Lysanne Rouquette.
  • In 2019 drama movie, Harmonie, Alexandria Glotfelty portrayed N.

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