Sander Name Meaning and Origin

Sander is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘Greek’ origin. The baby name Sander means “Defender Of Men”.


Sander Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Greek”



Sander is a Boy name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “SAHN + dar”


Sander Name Meaning:

Sander is a Scandinavian and Dutch diminutive of Alexander. The name Alexander is a general European name, derived from the Old Greek name ‘Alexandros’, itself derived from the words ‘alexein’, which means ‘to ward off or to defend’, and ‘andros or aner’, which means ‘man’. In other words, it is a name which signifies strength or protection. It means defender, helper, guardian of people.



It is a Christian baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Not available


Famous people with this name:

Sander Foppele – actor

Sander Vanocur – journalist




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