Diminutive of Aleksandra, Russian from Greek
"defending men"

Sanya Origin and Meaning

The name Sanya is a girl's name meaning "defending men".
An alternative to Sasha, another common Russian nickname for Aleksandra.

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  • Sanya RichardsRoss, American track and field star

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