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Sandra

[san-druh, sahn-] /ˈsæn drə, ˈsɑn-/
noun
1.
a female given name, form of Alexandra.
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  • Obviously the intention of the enemy was to draw the Sandra right in.

    The Passing of Ku Sui Anthony Gilmore
  • "I didn't think of such a thing, either—any more than you did," Sandra said.

    Masters of Space Edward Elmer Smith
  • The Sandra remained pinned by the purple ray for minutes while the Hawk studied her aggressor.

    The Passing of Ku Sui Anthony Gilmore
  • "I could shed a tear for you, you big dope, but I won't," Sandra retorted.

    Masters of Space Edward Elmer Smith
  • There he found that Sandra had everything well in hand except for a few tapes that only he could handle.

    Masters of Space Edward Elmer Smith
Word Origin and History for 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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