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Gender: M Meaning of Zander: "defending men" Origin of Zander: Diminutive of Alexander Zander's Popularity in 2016: #261

On the rise as an independent name: Zander and Xander are both in the Top 300 and can increasingly be found as characters in movies and on TV.

Famous People Named Zander

Zander Schloss, American musician and actor
Alexander Kevin "Zander" Diamond, Scottish footballer
Zander de Bruyn, South African cricketer
Zander Sherman, Canadian author
Zander Jace Martin, son of Good Charlotte guitarist Billy Martin
Zander Ryan McCready (b. 2006), son of American country music singer Mindy McCready (dec.)

Pop Culture References for the name Zander

Zander Carlson, character in the T.V. show Melissa & Joey
Dr. Zander Rice, character in "X-Men"

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