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Sandra

[san-druh, sahn-]
noun
  1. a female given name, form of Alexandra.
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Examples from the Web for sandra

Contemporary Examples of sandra

Historical Examples of sandra

  • "I didn't think of such a thing, either—any more than you did," Sandra said.

    Masters of Space

    Edward Elmer Smith

  • Sandra's voice quivered, her face was a study in contacting emotions.

    Masters of Space

    Edward Elmer Smith

  • Sandra tried to think of one bit of evidence, but could not.

    Masters of Space

    Edward Elmer Smith

  • Sandra had dropped in one evening to see Hilton about a bit of business.

    Masters of Space

    Edward Elmer Smith

  • Finally he took the thing up with Sandra, who merely laughed at him.

    Masters of Space

    Edward Elmer Smith


Word Origin and History for sandra

Sandra

fem. proper name, originally short for Alexandra. Little used before c.1920; a top-20 name for girls born in the U.S. 1938-1967.

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