Name Alexander - Meaning and origin

Name Alexander - Meaning and origin

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Derived from Alexander, the name Alexander is derived from the Greek name Alexandros which can have two meanings: "the one who repels men" or "the one who protects men".


Alexander Graham Bell (known for inventing the telephone in 1876), Alexander Calder (American painter and sculptor), Alexander McQueen (London fashion designer nicknamed "the enfant terrible of fashion"), Alexander Wang (American fashion designer) , Alexander Skarsgård (Swedish actor known for his incarnation of Eric in the "True Blood" series), Alexander Dreymon (English-born actor) ...

Died as a martyr in 178 in Lyon, Saint Alexandre, better known under the name of Alexandre de Lyon, is recognized by the Orthodox Church and the Catholic Church. His relics are known to bring a miraculous healing to all who touch them.

The Greek confessor and monk Alexander the Acemete is a soldier who, after being governor of Pretoria for four years, preferred to live as a hermit in the desert of Mesopotamia. He is the founder of Saint Marcel Monastery in Constantinople.

His character :

Alexander is a born leader. Open and confident, her charisma allows her to be comfortable and adapt to all situations. Alexander is truly a living being with a great capacity for speech and persuasion.


Alec, Alex, Alexandra, Alexander, Alexandrine, Alexia.

His party :

Alexander is celebrated on February 23 and April 22 ...

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