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Boy Name: Sanders

Name: Sanders
Pronunciation: \s(a)-nde-rs, san-ders\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: son of Alexander
Origin: English
Sounds Like: Sandero, Sander
Variant forms: Sanderson, Sandor, Saunders, Saunderson, Sandros
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 75


Sanders \s(a)-nde-rs, san-ders\ as a boy's name is of Middle English origin, and the meaning of Sanders is "son of Alexander".

Sanders has 5 variant forms: Sanderson, Sandor, Saunders, Saunderson and Sandros.

Baby names that sound like Sanders are Sandero and Sander.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Sanders.


Sanders is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#75 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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