Sandra

[san-druh, sahn-]
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noun

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

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

    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


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.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper