|Pronunciation||📣 \x(a)-nder, xan-der\|
|Number in U.S||👶 30,000|
|Rate in 2021||325|
|Name origin||🌍 Greek|
The name Xander meanings and origins
The name Xander is another form of the name Alexander, it is pronounced as “ Zander “. This name is the Latin form of the Greek name Alexandros. This name’s meaning is interpreted from “ alexein “ which means “ to defend “ plus “ andros “ which translates to “ man, warrior “ in a relationship or possessive form. This name has been commonly given to boys.
Personality of people who are named Xander
The secret behind this name can be like :
X is for Xanadu, your place if paradise.
A is for absolute, for you know your mind
N is for neatness, your orderly way
D is for desire, your thoughts do aspire
E is for easy going, no ruffles here
R is for rely, everyone’s trustworthy friend
If you are named Xander, you are charming and cheerful, you are also the life of the party for any social event. You can fascinate others with your creativity. Your heart’s desire is to help and care fore those you love. You are willing to sacrifice yourself for the sake of others. Giving advice to others and encouraging people is one of the most brilliant abilities you have.
Your most likely careers might be, musician, artist, designer, teacher and commentator. This name’s lucky colors are, all shades of purple, violet, mauve and lilac. Also lucky gems are, garnet and amethyst. For the lucky days we can mention, Wednesday as the lucky day of your name, if you are given Xander.
Popularity of the name Xander
The name Xander has been used in the United States since the year 1990. Over 30496 boys were given the name in the past 200 year. The given name gained the most popularity as a baby name in the year 2003, at that time the usage of that went up by 344%. Also at that year about 1424 babies were named Xander, which was 0.0377 of the baby boys born in the United States of America that year. The brilliant time period of this name was the time that about 2000 babies were given the given name.
Famous people named Xander
We have a list of well known people that have influenced this name’s popularity positively. For example,
Xander Schauffele, who is a golfer
Xander Bogaerts, who is a Major League Baseball shortstop
Xander Berkley, who is an American actor
As you see, most famous people named Xander are successful and well known, But remember that this name has been used more for boys. If you are looking for a possible name similar to this name, you should select the feminine form of this name.
Similar names to Xander
Masculine names similar to Xander are :
Xavier, Leo, Xaine, Alex, Liam and Noah
Feminine names similar to Xander are :
Elise, Camilla, Zoe, Xanthia and Teyla
The names mentioned can be also suitable for your next baby as Xander’s siblings or you can select them if you are looking for a rare name.