[ al-uh-san-druh, -sahn-; Italian ah-les-sahn-drah ]

  1. a female given name, Italian form of Alexandra.

Words Nearby Alessandra Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use Alessandra in a sentence

  • A famous passage in the 42d canto, is now universally admitted to be a description of Alessandra.

  • Among the personal charms of Alessandra, the most striking was the beauty and luxuriance of her hair.

  • The Duke, it should be premised, is uncle to Alessandra, and father of Castiglione her betrothed.

  • If I do Alessandra, it is because we both need the money and the prestige; but I do not despair, and you must not.

    The Light of the Star | Hamlin Garland
  • Well, report to me to-morrow about Alessandra, then I will decide upon the whole matter.

    The Light of the Star | Hamlin Garland