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Alexander

Alexander appears in the following pangram (a sentence using every letter of the alphabet at least once):

  • King Alexander was just partly overcome after quizzing Diogenes in his tub. (63 letters)
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Definition of the noun alexander

What does alexander mean as a name of something?

noun - plural:

  • alexander: alexanders
  • Alexander: Alexanders

  1. European herb somewhat resembling celery widely naturalized in Britain coastal regions and often cultivated as a potherb
  2. king of Macedon; conqueror of Greece and Egypt and Persia; founder of Alexandria (356-323 BC)

Alternative definition of the noun alexander

noun

  1. Alexanders: any of various umbellifers, often specifically Smyrnium olusatrum or Heracleum maximum, the cow parsnip

Places

  1. Alexander is a city in McKenzie County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 223 at the 2010 census. Alexander was founded in 1905 and is named after early North Dakota politician Alexander McKenzie.
  2. Alexander is a town in Pulaski and Saline counties in the U.S. state of Arkansas. The population was 2,901 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Little Rock-North Little Rock-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area.
  3. Alexander is a city in Franklin County, Iowa, United States. The population was 175 at the 2010 census.
  4. Alexander is a city in Rush County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 65.
  5. Alexander is a town in Genesee County, New York, United States. The population was 2,534 at the 2010 census. The town is named after Alexander Rea, an early settler. The Town of Alexander is on the south border of the county. It includes a village also named Alexander.
  6. Alexander is a town in Washington County, Maine, United States. The population was 499 at the 2010 census. The town is named for Alexander Baring, 1st Baron Ashburton, the British negotiator of the Webster–Ashburton Treaty which ended the Aroostook War in 1838-1839.
  7. Alexander Creek, Alaska also known as Alexander, Alaska is an Alaskan Native American Indian Corporation and Alaskan Bush community on Susitna River delta, near mouth of Alexander Creek, 27 miles northwest of Anchorage, Alaska Cook Inlet Low.
  8. Alexander is a village in Genesee County, New York, United States. The population was 509 at the 2010 census. The village is named after early settler, Alexander Rea.
  9. Alexander a.k.a. Alexander, Texas: Alexander is an unincorporated community located in southern Erath County in Central Texas. Alexander is in the southern part of the county along Texas State Highway 6 and Fm-914. The town was originally called: "Harper's Mill" when the Post Office was approved for operation around the 1870s. The name was changed in the 1880s when the Texas Central line part of the historic Katy Railroad was built from east to west through the townsite on its way from the Waco area to Stamford with a branch to Cross Plains from the line at De Leon. In 1907 the Stephenville North and South Texas Railway part of the Cotton Belt Route was constructed from north to south and crossed with the Katy's line in Alexander. This made the town an important community for business in the area. The Cotton Belt Route ran from Stephenville through to nearby Carlton. On October 17, 1934 the Cotton Belt Route was abandoned from Stephenville to Hamilton. The Katy Railroad remained through Alexander until its abandonment in the late 1960s. The Alexander post office closed in 1970 and the population remained at a steady 40 from the 1970s through 2000.
  10. Alexander a.k.a. Alexander, Illinois: Alexander is an unincorporated community in Morgan County, Illinois, United States. Alexander is 10 miles east of Jacksonville. Alexander has a post office with ZIP code 62601.
  11. Alexander a.k.a. Alexander, West Virginia: Alexander is an unincorporated community in Upshur County, West Virginia, United States. Alexander is located on County Route 11 and the Buckhannon River 14.6 miles south of Buckhannon.

There are other places with in their name, like Alexander's, Alexander Bay, Alexander Hill, Alexander Lake, Port Alexander, West Alexander, Alexander Falls, Alexander Point, Mount Alexander, Alexander County, Alexander Garden, Alexander Palace, Alexander Heights, Alexander Grantham, Alexander Hamilton, Alexander Township, Alexander Archipelago, Alexander Bay Station.

Phrases with Alexander

Phrases starting with the word Alexander:

  1. alexander i
  2. alexander ii
  3. alexander vi
  4. alexander iii
  5. Alexander Palm
  6. alexander pope
  7. alexander wilson
  8. alexander fleming
  9. alexander pushkin
  10. alexander selkirk
  11. Alexander's Robin
  12. alexander hamilton
  13. alexander selcraig
  14. alexander the great

Phrases ending with the word Alexander:

  1. Berberia Alexander
  2. Cymothoe Alexander

Other phrases containing the word Alexander:

  1. czar alexander i
  2. czar alexander ii
  3. pope alexander vi
  4. czar alexander iii

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Alexander

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Google previewManual of Central American Diptera (2009)

by Brian Victor Brown

Alexander is a Neotropical subgenus, with five species recorded from Central America and...

Alexander is an endemic Neotropical group, formerly treated as the L. insularis species ...

Google previewOperations Upon the Uterus, Perineum, and Round Ligaments (1909)

by William John Stewart McKay

The Alexander is a useful operation in dealing with prolapsus in its earliest stage; it is of no utility when the prolapsus is advanced. (d) In prolapsus occurring during the child-bearing period, the round ligaments may be employed to ...

Google previewAustralian Feminist Judgments (2014)

Righting and Rewriting Law by Heather Douglas, Francesca Bartlett, Trish Luker, Rosemary Hunter

Isabella Alexander is an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Law, University of Technology Sydney. Renata Alexander is a Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Law, Monash University and a member of the Victorian Bar. Thalia Anthony is a ...

Google previewUniversity-Community Collaborations for the Twenty-First Century (2014)

Outreach Scholarship for Youth and Families by Richard M. Lerner, Lou Anna K. Simon

Alexander is a professor at the Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, with appointments in the departments...

Alexander is an active member of the American Public Health Association, the Society for Research in ...

Google previewThe Haunted Haystack (2015)

A Scary 15-Minute Ghost Story by Caitlind L. Alexander

Caitlind Alexander is the authorof over 60 booksfor children, including the Jamie and Kendall Broderick Mystery series, the Wonderful Worldof Animals series, theMiss Jones series, anda number of booksin the14Fun Facts and 101 FunFacts ...

Google previewCaptain Albacore (2015)

A Scary 15-Minute Ghost Story by Caitlind L. Alexander

Caitlind Alexander is the authorof over 60 booksfor children, including the Jamie and Kendall Broderick Mystery series, the Wonderful Worldof Animals series, theMiss Jones series, anda number of booksin the14Fun Facts and 101 FunFacts ...

Google previewThe Doctor of Nursing Practice Essentials (2015)

by Mary Zaccagnini, Kathryn White

Alexander is a postmaster's DNP-prepared...

Google previewManufacturing and Mercantile Resources and Industries of the Principal Places in Wayne, Henry, Delaware and Randolph Counties, Indiana (1884)

With a Review of Their Manufacturing, Mercantile and General Business Interests, Advantageous Location, &c, Including a Brief Historical and Statistical Sketch of Their Rise and Progress

Alexander is the oldest and best equipped house of the...

Google previewHandbook of Research on Learning and Instruction (2011)

by Richard E. Mayer, Patricia A. Alexander

Patricia Alexander is the Jean Mullan Professor of Literacy and Distinguished ScholarTeacher in the Department of Human...

Alexander is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association, and ...

Google previewExpanding Addiction: Critical Essays (2014)

by Robert Granfield, Craig Reinarman

Alexander is a psychologist and Professor emeritus at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Professor Alexander is the author of Peaceful Measures: Canada's Way Out of the War on ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Medieval Heroes (2000)

Characters in Medieval Narrative Traditions and Their Afterlife in Literature, Theatre and the Visual Arts by Willem Pieter Gerritsen, Anthony G. Van Melle, Tanis Guest

Alexander in terms of milieu and genre (favourable in courtly secular literature, unfavourable in works written by clerics concerned with salvation, fairly neutral in historiography) or to trace a general chronological development (negative up till ...

Google previewA New Dictionary of Saints (2007)

East and West by Michael J. Walsh

Alexander, martyr, died Bergamo, third/fourth century. A member of the Theban Legion. Feast 26 August. Alexander, martyred at Pidna, Macedonia, c. 390. An evangelist for Christianity. Feast 14 March. Alexander, see also Antonina.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Rhythm & Blues and Doo-Wop Vocal Groups (2002)

by Mitch Rosalsky

Abston, Thomas Turks Albano, Paul Five Discs Accoo, Harry V-Eights Alexander. Clarence Pharaohs ( Specialty) Aceierno, Vinnie Passions Alexander, Clarence Sliders Adams.

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Small photo of Alexander Nevsky Cathedral in the Tallinn Old Town, EstoniaSmall photo of MOSCOW; RUSSIA- JULY 13- Bas-reliefs at the monument to Alexander 1 in the Alexander Garden on July 13; 2015 in MoscowSmall photo of SAINT PETERSBURG, RUSSIA - JULY 23, 2013: Necropolis of Alexander Nevsky Lavra. Monument to Russian composer, kapellmeister, professor Glazunov AlexanderSmall photo of New York, NY USA - April 26, 2016: Alexander Wang attends Time 100 gala at Jazz at Lincoln CenterSmall photo of Nizhny Novgorod. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, RussiaSmall photo of LOS ANGELES - JUN 11: Sasha Alexander at the 15th Annual Chrysalis Butterfly Ball at the Private Residence on June 11, 2016 in Brentwood, CASmall photo of LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 12, 2014: Actress Sasha Alexander at the American Film Institute's special tribute gala honoring Sophia Loren at the Dolby Theatre. More...

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Quotes about Alexander

Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed. (Alexander Pope)
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Scrabble value of A1L1E1X8A1N1D2E1R1

The value of this 9-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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