The name Andrea is of Greek origin. |
The meaning of Andrea is "strong, manly, brave".
generally used as a girl's name.
It consists of 6 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced An-dre-a.
In 2012, it ranked 99 out of the top 1000 most popular U.S. girls names.
View the Andrea Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Andrea has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Andrea to other names.
Andrea is a form of the earlier name Andrew which in turn may have its origins in an earlier form of the name.
Variant spellings of the name Andrea include Aundria, Ohndrea, Ohndreea, Ohndria, Ondrea, Ondreea, Ondria, Onndrea, Onndria.
The names Andreah, Andreaka, Andria, Andrico, Andriea, Andrieka, Andriel, Andriella, Andries, Andrietta, Andriette, Andrja, Anndreya are all forms of Andrea.
Andrea has the diminutives (nicknames) Andee, Andi, Andri, Andy.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Andrea Jaeger.
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Would you like to fingerspell the name Andrea in American Sign Language? Then just follow the diagram below.
Just for fun, see the name Andrea in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.
Learn about nautical flags and write a secret message on the Andrea in Nautical Flags page.
Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Andrea Numerology Page.
Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.
Keep in mind how popular a name is. Your child may feel that they fit in more with a more popular name. On the other hand, they may feel more special if their name is less popular and more uniquely their own. As you see it can go both ways, so just keep this point in mind as you examine the different possibilities.
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