Meaning: I Defend Man
Main Origin Language: Greek
In 2017 the name Alexander...
• was given to 12,467 baby boys
• was the 13th most popular name for baby boys
• was 31% less popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Arizona, Illinois, and Colorado
• was least popular in Vermont, Mississippi, and Wyoming
Babies Named Alexander Born Per Year
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Historically the name Alexander...
• achieved it's highest popularity in 1993
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1959
• is 1129% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 18% less common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Alexander Per State
Geographically the name Alexander...
• 3% more popular west of the Mississippi than east of the Mississippi
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