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Gender: Male Meaning of Zander: "defending men" Origin of Zander: Diminutive of Alexander Zander's Popularity in 2018: #259

The name Zander is a boy's name of Greek origin meaning "defending men". Zander is ranked #259 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Cool Baby Names That Start With Z and discussed in our forums with posts like "Rate the Previous Signature!".

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

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