Alexander is a Greek name that is derived from Alexandros. Meaning "defending warrior," this noble name has been used by numerous popes, saints, emperors and kings, most notably Alexander the Great. The name has consistently been in the top 25 since the early 1990s, and it has been steadily increasing in popularity in recent years.
Similar Names: Al, Alex
Famous Alexander Names: Alexander Graham Bell (inventor), Alexander Ovechkin (hockey player)