Gender: Female Pronunciation: al-eh-HAHN-dra Meaning of Alejandra: "defending men" Origin of Alejandra: Spanish variation of Alexandra Alejandra's Popularity in 2019: #516

Alejandra Origin and Meaning

The name Alejandra is a girl's name of Spanish origin meaning "defending men".

Alejandra, the Spanish form of this popular and multivaried name, has fans both in and outside the Latino community. Still, it has lost ground since its peak in the 1990s.

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Rank in US: #516

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Pop Culture References for the name Alejandra

Alexandra, Alejandrina, Alandra


CupcakeGirl13 Says:


and i spelled pronunciation wrong.

CupcakeGirl13 Says:


lol i didnt see the pronounciation was already here

CupcakeGirl13 Says:


pronounced A-le-hon-dra I think, so the J is pronounced as a H.