Share This Name

About This Name


Sandra originates in Greek language and means "protector of humanity". Most likely, it is a diminutive of the name Alexandra, possibly Cassandra. In the U.S., it was very popular in the 1950s. Alexandra is a feminine form of Alexander. Saint Alexandra was a martyr of the Diocletianic persecutions. Throughout history, there have been many members of royalty given the name Alexandra. In Greek mythology, Alexandra was a by-name of the goddess Hera. The name was popularized by Alexander the Great.

Origin

Syllables

2

Pronunciation

SAN-drə

Celebrities


More Names


Rute
Anouk
Octaviah
Tamela
My
Kachina
Nixie
Jemma
Tryphena
Simin
Nilla
Bilge
Shone
Cristina
Torborg

Download the App

Disover and match names today only on the BabyHandle mobile app.
Available in the App Store and Play Store