Baby name Alexander
Meaning:to defend; man warrior
Pronunciation:al eks ahn duh
Description: From the Latin form of Greek name Alexandros, comprised of “to defend” and “man warrior”, Alexander became very popular in the post-classical period and means “defender of man”. Usage is largely derived from the fame of Alexander the Great, King of Macedon.
Statistics for Alexander
From 1996 to 2015 the name 'Alexander' was given to 67.362 Boys, representing 1,05% of the total 6.402.657 Boys registered since 1996.
Registrations by Year of name 'Alexander'
This chart shows the registrations of name 'Alexander' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that the registrations name 'Alexander' varied from 2.759 to 4.840 per year.
Rank Popularity by Year of name 'Alexander'
This chart shows the popularity of name 'Alexander' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that name 'Alexander' varied from rank 14 to 27.