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Sasha Meaning


What does Sasha mean?

The name Sasha is of Russian origin.

The meaning of Sasha is "defender of mankind".

Sasha is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Sa-sha.

The Given Name Sasha

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

Luminous and simple, it is a name considered by many parents.

A valiant name, Sasha possesses great character.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Sasha Alexander, and Sasha Pieterse.

Sasha Popularity

In the U.S. in 2017, it ranked 517 in baby name popularity for girls with 600 occurrences. It ranked 4,863 in baby name popularity for boys with 20 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 532 in baby name popularity for girls with 584 occurrences. It ranked 4,065 in baby name popularity for boys with 26 occurrences.

View the Sasha Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Sasha has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Sasha to other names.

Sasha Related Names

Sasha is a diminutive of Alexander.

Variants of the name Sasha include Sacha, Sahsha, Sashah.

The name Sascha is a form of Sasha.

Famous Sashas

  • Sasha Alexander ~ Actress
  • Sasha Pieterse ~ Actress

Sasha 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 Sasha.

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Sasha Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Sasha.

Just for fun, see the name Sasha 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 Sasha in Nautical Flags page.