alexander

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noun, often capitalized al·ex·an·der \ˌa-lig-ˈzan-dər, ˌe-\

Definition of alexander

  1. :  an iced cocktail made from crème de cacao, sweet cream, and gin or brandy

1918

First Known Use of alexander

1918


Alexander

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biographical name Al·ex·an·der \ˌa-lig-ˈzan-dər, ˌe-\

Definition of Alexander

  1. name of 8 popes: especially VI (Rodrigo Borgia) 1431–1503 (pope 1492–1503)


Alexander

biographical name al·ex·an·der \ˌä-lik-ˈsän-dər\
variants: Russ

Aleksandr

play \ˌä-lik-ˈsän-dər\

Definition of Alexander

  1. name of 3 emperors of Russia: I 1777–1825 (reigned 1801–25); II 1818–1881 (reigned 1855–81); III 1845–1894 (reigned 1881–94)


Alexander

biographical name al·ex·an·der \ˌä-lik-ˈsän-dər-ō-ˈbre-nə-ˌvich\
variants: Serb

Aleksandar Obrenović

play \ˌä-lik-ˈsän-dər-ō-ˈbre-nə-ˌvich\

Definition of Alexander

  1. 1876–1903 king of Serbia (1889–1903)


Alexander

biographical name al·ex·an·der

Definition of Alexander

  1. Harold Rupert Leofric George 1891–1969 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis British field marshal; governor-general of Canada (1946–52)



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