Sandra

Origin/Usage
Greek
Pronunciation
SAN-drə
Meaning
Protector of humanity

More info about the name "Sandra"

Sandra originates in Greek language and means "protector of humanity". Most likely, it is a diminutive of the name Alexandra, possibly Cassandra. In the U.S., it was very popular in the 1950s. Alexandra is a feminine form of Alexander. Saint Alexandra was a martyr of the Diocletianic persecutions. Throughout history, there have been many members of royalty given the name Alexandra. In Greek mythology, Alexandra was a by-name of the goddess Hera. The name was popularized by Alexander the Great.

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'Sandra' in Movies

The Americans

Sandra Beeman

Superstore

Sandra Kaluiokalani

The Hunger Games (2012)

(as Sandra Lafferty)

A Kid Like Jake (2018)

Sandra

The Happytime Murders (2018)

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For The People

Sandra Bell

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010)

Sandra

The Secret Life of Pets (2016)

(as Sandra Echeverria)

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)

(as Sandra Lafferty)

Heroes

Sandra Bennet

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