The meaning, origin, popularity, similar names, and other details about the girl name Sasha

Meanings & Origins of Sasha

What does Sasha mean? What is the origin?

Origin Russian
Meaning Sasha \s(a)-sha\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Sasha), is pronounced SAH-shah. It is of Russian origin. Short form of Alexander (Greek) "man's defender". The -sha ending may not be feminine in Russia, though it is in America.

Sasha has 6 variant forms: Sacha, Sasa, Sascha, Saschenka, Sasheen and ZsaZsa.

For more information, see also related names Saskia and Alexandra.

Baby names that sound like Sasha are Saisha and Saesha.

Origin English
Meaning Defender of mankind. Feminine of Alexander.

More Details About Sasha

How popular is Sasha? Any other details?

How to pronounce, Sasha? \s(a)-sha\
Popularity of Sasha There were 536 US births last year.
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Sasha is 5 letters long

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