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Sander Meaning


What does Sander mean?

The name Sander is of Dutch origin.

The meaning of Sander is "defender of mankind".

Sander is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced San-der.

The Given Name Sander

Sander is a diminutive of Alexander. See Alexander for further details.

The name Sander, has a wonderfully valiant quality.

An attractive name, Sander possesses great character.

Sander has no variant spellings.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Sander Westerveld.

Sander Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 3,270 in baby name popularity for boys with 35 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 3,958 in baby name popularity for boys with 27 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Sander has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Sander Name Popularity Page.

Sander Related Names

Sander is a diminutive of Alexander.

Famous Sanders

  • Sander Westerveld ~ Soccer Player

Sander Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Sander.

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Sander Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Sander in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Sander.

Just for fun, see the name Sander in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Sander in Nautical Flags page.