Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Alexandra 1872-1918. Last czarina of Russia (1894-1917). The wife of Nicholas II, she interfered in politics under Rasputin's influence. After the Bolshevik revolution, she and her family were imprisoned and executed.

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  • proper n. A female given name.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In angling, an artificial fly with silver body and peacock harl.

Etymologies

From Ancient Greek Ἀλεξάνδρα (Aleksandrā). Feminine form of Alexander. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • HELLO MY NAME IS Alexandra and i was wondering if you could tell me if the name Alexandra is or can be spelt phonetically. i would really be pleased if you could let me know as it is for my english project.

    Phonetic name

  • Alexandra is a freelance writer wwoofing her way through Sweden for the summer.

    Alexandra Kain | Inhabitat

  • Earlier, the inquest heard that documents at the "bomb factory" in Alexandra Grove, Leeds, suggested the four may have planned to strike the BBC Television Centre in west London.

    7/7 footage at inquest shows final bomber Hasib Hussain

  • Rachel Alexandra is a chocolate lab/beagle mix 4 month old puppy.

    Best Gun Dog Contest

  • I lost count of the number of times I called Alexandra sobbing from a doorway somewhere in the middle of the workday, feeling like the saddest, most pathetic wet lamb imaginable.

    Debra Goldstein: Happy IndieMom's Day

  • However, I believe that Rachel Alexandra is not as good of a bet as her 8: 5 odds would indicate ...

    Guide to Preakness picks from pros and computer

  • If Rachel Alexandra is to win, she must burst clear at the top of the stretch and put away the competition quickly.

    Guide to Preakness picks from pros and computer

  • Murderati on January 26, 2008 in Alexandra Sokoloff | Permalink

    January 2008

  • When Fernanda's step-father becomes hooked on drugs and her best friend and lover, Alexandra, is institutionalized because of a drug overdose, Fernanda decides to commit herself to the war against drugs.

    The Line/La Línea

  • Murderati on January 05, 2008 in Alexandra Sokoloff | Permalink

    What's your personal mythology?

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