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Drew Meaning


What does Drew mean?

The name Drew is of Welsh origin.

The meaning of Drew is "wise".

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "nickname for names ending with -drew".

Drew is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 4 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Drew.

The Given Name Drew

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

This 1 syllable name has familiarity and charm.

Wrap it up and take it home, Drew may just be the name you're looking for.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Drew Barrymore, and Drew Fuller.

Drew Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,283 in baby name popularity for girls with 177 occurrences. It ranked 461 in baby name popularity for boys with 628 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,186 in baby name popularity for girls with 205 occurrences. It ranked 453 in baby name popularity for boys with 673 occurrences.

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

Drew Related Names

Famous Drews

  • Drew Barrymore ~ Actress
  • Drew Fuller ~ Actor

Drew Numerology

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

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Drew.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Drew Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Drew.

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