Type Surname (from given name)
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. SAN-dərz  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Patronymic of the given name Sander, a medieval form of Alexander.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesAleksandrov(Bulgarian) Alexandersen, Sander(Danish) Sander(German) Sándor(Hungarian) Alexandersson(Icelandic) Mac Alastair, McAlister(Irish) Alessandri(Italian) Alexandersen(Norwegian) Alexandrescu, Sandu(Romanian) Aleksandrov(Russian) McAlister, Saunders(Scottish) MacAlastair(Scottish Gaelic) Alexandersson, Alexanderson(Swedish)


Entry updated November 20, 2020