Diminutive of Alessandro, Italian
"defending men"

Sandro Origin and Meaning

The name Sandro is a boy's name of Italian origin meaning "defending men".

Lengthy, romantic Alessandro gives us the friendly and casual nickname Sandro, which works just as well as an independent name. It’s a popular international name, having ranked in Italy, France, Portugal, and Switzerland in recent years.

Sandro Botticelli was an Italian Renaissance painter known for The Birth of Venus.

Sandro Popularity

Famous People Named Sandro

  • Sandro Botticelli (born Alessandro di Mariano di Vanni Filipepi)Italian Renaissance
  • Alessandro "Sandro" Pertini7th President of Italy
  • Alessandro "Sandro" MazzolaItalian footballer
  • Sandro Raniere Guimarães CordeiroBrazilian footballer
  • Sandro RamírezSpanish footballer
  • Alexandre "Sandro" RosellSpanish businessman and football team owner
  • Sandro WieserLiechtensteiner footballer
  • Sandro MasmanidiFashion designer & Project Runway star