Andrew - Meaning Of Andrew, What Does Andrew Mean?

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Andrew Meaning


What does Andrew mean, popularity, numerology and more.

The name Andrew is of Greek origin.

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

Andrew is generally used as a boy's name. It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced An-drew.

In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 22 in baby name popularity for boys with 11069 occurrences.  It ranked 9527 in popular baby names for girls with 11 occurrences. 

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


Variants of the name Andrew include Andrue, Endre, Jedrek.

The names Aindrea, Aindreas, Ander, Anders, Andra, Andras, Andraz, Andre, Andrea, Andree, Andrei, Andreia, Andrej, Andrija, Andrius, Andriy, Andro, Andrue, Andrus, Antero, Antti, Enre, Jedrzej, Kendrew, Ohndreya are all forms of Andrew.

Andrew has the diminutive (nickname) Andy.

Andrew falls into the name categories classic, easy nickname.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Andrew Jackson, Andrew Johnson, Andrew Carnegie.

Would you like to fingerspell the name Andrew in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Andrew 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 Andrew in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Andrew Numerology page.

Andrew Numerology
Andrew in Hieroglyhics
Andrew in Nautical Flags
Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

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