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Andre Meaning


What does Andre mean?

The name Andre is of French origin.

The meaning of Andre is "strong, manly, brave".

Andre is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced An-dre.

The Given Name Andre

Andre is a form of Andrew. See Andrew for further details.

Andre appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

This 2 syllable name has familiarity and a positive vibe.

Andre remains a favorite due to its popular and delightful nature.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Andre 'the Giant' Roussimoff, Andre Abellon, and Andre Agassi.

Andre Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 274 in baby name popularity for boys with 1,275 occurrences. It ranked 11,424 in baby name popularity for girls with 8 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 264 in baby name popularity for boys with 1,365 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

View the Andre Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Andre has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Andre to other names.

Andre Related Names

Andre is a form of Andrew.

Famous Andres

  • Andre 'the Giant' Roussimoff ~ wrestler
  • Andre Abellon ~ Saint
  • Andre Agassi ~ Tennis Player
  • Andre Bessette ~ Saint
  • Andre Branch ~ Football Player
  • Andre Braugher ~ Actor
  • Andre Breton ~ Writer
  • Andre Dawson ~ Baseball Player
  • Andre de Soveral ~ Saint
  • Andre Frederic Cournand ~ Nobel Prize for Medicine 1956
  • Andre Geim ~ Nobel Prize for Physics 2010
  • Andre Gide ~ Nobel Prize for Literature 1947
  • Andre Hal ~ Football Player
  • Andre Hazes ~ Musician
  • Andre Hubert Fournet ~ Saint
  • Andre Iguodala ~ Basketball Player
  • Andre Louis Moreau ~ Scaramouche character
  • Andre Marie ~ French Prime Minister (1948)
  • Andre Marie Ampere ~ Scientist
  • Andre Michel Lwoff ~ Nobel Prize for Medicine 1965
  • Andre Ooijer ~ Soccer Player
  • Andre Rieu ~ Musician
  • Andre Tardieu ~ French Prime Minister (1929-1930; 1930; 1932)
  • Andre Tippett ~ Football Player
  • Andre van Duin ~ Musician, Actor
  • Andre Williams ~ Football Player

Andre Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Andre.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Andre Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Andre in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Andre.

Just for fun, see the name Andre in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Andre in Nautical Flags page.