[ 4 syll. a-les-san-dro, al-essand-ro ] The baby boy name Alessandro is pronounced as aa-Leh-SSAE-NDRow †. Alessandro's language of origin is Old Greek. It is predominantly used in English, Italian, and Spanish.
In addition, Alessandro is a derivative (English, Italian, and Spanish) of the Dutch, English, German, Hungarian, and Slavic Alexander.
The origin and meaning of the name Alessandro is inherited by all variant forms.
Another variant of the name is the Italian and Spanish contracted form Sandro.
Alessandro is a rather popular baby boy name. The name has been growing in popularity since the 1990s; prior to that, it was of only very modest use. Its usage peaked recently in 2018 with 0.023% of baby boys being named Alessandro. It had a ranking of #600 then. In 2018, among the family of boy names directly related to Alessandro, Alexander was the most regularly used. It was more frequently used than Alessandro by 27 times in that year.
Baby names that sound like Alessandro include Alecander, Alecsander, Aleczander, Aleksandar, Aleksander, Aleksandr, Aleksandro, Aleksandur, Alekzander, Alesander, Alesandro, Alessander, Alessandri, Alexander, Alexandr, Alexandra, Alexandro, Alexandru, Alexjandro, and Alexsander.
† Pronunciation for Alessandro: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)"
A famous person named Alessandro is Alessandro Volta, Scientist, born February 18, 1745 - March 5, 1827, Como, Italy.