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Boy Name: Sander

Name: Sander
Pronunciation: \s(a)-nder, san-der\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Origin: German
Sounds Like: Saunder, Sandero, Sanders
Variant forms: Sandino, Sandor, Sender, Xan, Xander, Zander
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 3258


Sander \s(a)-nder, san-der\ as a boy's name is of German origin. Variant of Alexander (Greek) "man's defender". The name is used in Europe.

Sander has 6 variant forms: Sandino, Sandor, Sender, Xan, Xander and Zander.

Baby names that sound like Sander are Saunder, Sandero and Sanders.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Sander.


Sander is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#3258 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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