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Andy Meaning


What does Andy mean?

The name Andy is of Greek and English origin.

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

Andy is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced An-dy.

The Given Name Andy

Andy is a diminutive of Andrew, Andrea. See Andrew, Andrea for further details.

The name Andy, has a wonderfully simple quality.

A special name that is sure to be loved.

Andy remains a favorite due to its delightful and sweet nature.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Andy Bathgate, Andy Cooper, and Andy Phillip.

Andy Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 369 in baby name popularity for boys with 877 occurrences. It ranked 4,123 in baby name popularity for girls with 34 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 376 in baby name popularity for boys with 878 occurrences. It ranked 4,387 in baby name popularity for girls with 32 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Andy has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Andy Name Popularity Page.

Andy Related Names

Andy is a diminutive of Andrew, Andrea.

Famous Andys

  • Andy Bathgate ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Andy Cooper ~ Baseball Player
  • Andy Phillip ~ Basketball Player
  • Andy Robustelli ~ Football Player
  • Andy Samberg ~ Actor
  • Andy van der Meijde ~ Soccer Player
  • Andy Warhol ~ Artist

Andy Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Andy.

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Andy Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Andy.

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