Alexandre

Alexandre - A very unique male name



  Jun 22,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Alexandre, meaning defending men, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1961 on position #1595. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Alexandre and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Alexandre? 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 Alexandre. The baby boy name Alexandre was given to 77 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1335 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 21,312 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Alexandre peaked in popularity 23 years ago in 1994 on position 867.



Famous with this name

Alexandre Aja
Alexandre Manning
Alexandre Astier


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Alexandre is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Alexandre is currently topping the baby name charts in District of Columbia at position #210 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,012.

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 Alexandre is where you live.


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Alexandre origin and meaning

Alexandre is a 9 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means defending men. To see famous people named Alexandre, pop culture references for the name Alexandre and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Alexandre

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

Alexander / Alejandro / Alessandro / Alexandro / Alexzander / 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
20121335
20111371
20101268
20091367
20081170
20071147
20061112
20051023
20041119
2003934
2002942
20011197
20001028
1999976
1998935
19971126
19961048
1995913
1994867
1993892
19921031
1991972
1990929
1989972
1988971
19871049
19861075
19851156
19841204
19831334
19821568
19811383
19801467
19791509
19782019
19771340
19761507
19751319
19741681
19721772
19711566
19701597
19681461
19671539
19611595

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
District of Columbia210
Florida729
California817
Virginia845
New York935
Texas2012

Even more about Alexandre


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 Alexandre 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 Alexandre?

3 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
1994
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Alexandre
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 21,312
Letter count 9
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1961
2012 births +77

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