Alessandro

Alessandro - A very unique male name



  Jun 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Alessandro, meaning defending men, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1962 on position #1577. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Alessandro and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Alessandro? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Alessandro. The baby boy name Alessandro was given to 304 baby boys in 2012, ranking #675 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 5,398 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Alessandro peaked in popularity 11 years ago in 2008 on position 609.



Famous with this name

Alessandro Gassman
Alessandro Tanaka
Alessandro Nivola


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Alessandro is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Alessandro is currently topping the baby name charts in Connecticut at position #285 - and is the least popular in Ohio at position #1,042.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Alessandro is where you live.


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Alessandro origin and meaning

Alessandro is a 10 letter name with 4 syllables. This name means defending men. To see famous people named Alessandro, pop culture references for the name Alessandro and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Alessandro

We've found the following names that sound similar to Alessandro, sorted by popularity.

Alexander / Alejandro / Alexandro / Alexzander / Alexandre / Aleksander / Allison / Alexandros / Alexsander / Alexande /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012675
2011629
2010686
2009659
2008609
2007720
2006630
2005653
2004671
2003726
2002710
2001880
2000897
1999832
1998834
19971008
1996926
19951141
19941012
19931208
19921084
19911083
19901202
1989982
19881138
19871218
19861144
19851113
19841372
19831313
19821266
19811363
19801351
19791472
19781453
19771305
19761708
19751524
19741311
19731537
19721771
19711323
19701363
19681363
19661289
19651344
19631386
19621577

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Connecticut285
New Jersey366
Florida393
California416
New York481
Nevada526
Massachusetts586
Maryland639
Texas650
Colorado654
Washington674
Illinois683
Virginia684
Pennsylvania785
Arizona826
North Carolina872
Michigan1015
Ohio1042

Even more about Alessandro


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Alessandro a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Alessandro?

4 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2008
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Alessandro
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 5,398
Letter count 10
Syllable count 4
Year first discovered 1962
2012 births +304

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