Name: Alessandra

Origin and Meaning of the Name Alessandra

  • Meaning:
    Defending men
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Defending men
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (ah lehs SAHN drah)
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Miscellaneous Info for Alessandra

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  • Used in:
    English and Italian speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Alessandra is the Italian form of Alexandra.

    The name is borne by Brazilian model Alessandra Ambrosio and right-wing Italian politician Alessandra Mussolini.

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