Origin of the name ALEXANDR.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name ALEXANDR.
and Russian (Алекса́ндр)
form of Greek Alexandros
(q.v.), meaning "defender of man." (History of Christian Names,
Alexandr was overwhelmed
with confusion at this reception and did not know how to begin the
conversation. He attributed his uncle's coolness to the fact that he had
not taken up his quarters with him at once. (A Common Story,