Alessandro

The Italian version of Alexander, which means "defender of men." So if your little Alessandro is a good arguer, just tell yourself maybe it's because he's got a future in the legal profession.

Nicknames:

Ale, Alessio, Sandro, Sandy.

Famous people named Alessandro:

Renaissance painter Alessandro "Sandro" Botticelli; actor Giancarlo Giuseppe Alessandro Esposito.

Fun fact:

Some other international variations of this name include Aleksandr, Iskandar, Alasdair, and Alexandros.

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