Alessandra – Scary Mommy

Alessandra

The Italian form of Alexandra, this name derives from the Greek Alexandros and means “to help” or “to defend.” With a name like this one, you can take comfort in knowing your little Alessandra will help and defend her friends and siblings on the playground if some kid is giving them shit.

Nicknames:

Alessa, Sandra, Lessa, Sandy, Andy, Andie, Sasha.

Famous people named Alessandra:

Brazilian model Alessandra Ambrosio; Filipina actress Alessandra De Rossi; Italian swimmer Alessandra Cappa; Italian prima ballerina Alessandra Ferri; American actress Alessandra Torresani.

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