Andrew

Pronunciation: a-hndre-hw
Origin: Greece
gender-male
Author

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Europe

The name Andrew is a masculine Greek name meaning "strong" or "manly". It is derived from the Greek name Andreas, which is related to the Greek word for "man," aner. The name has its roots in the Bible, as Andrew was one of Jesus' twelve apostles and the first disciple to follow him. He was the brother of Simon Peter and is often depicted as a fisherman. The name Andrew has been popular for centuries in various cultures and is one of the most popular names in the Western world. The meaning of the name Andrew varies slightly depending on the language and culture. In English, it means "manly" or "warrior". In French, it is André, which means "manly" or "brave". In Spanish, it is Andrés, which means "manly" or "strong". In Italian, it is Andrea, which means "manly" or "courageous". No matter what language you speak, the name Andrew conveys strength and masculinity, making it a classic and timeless choice for those looking for a strong and meaningful name.

Andrew Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Andrew is currently #211 on Kiindred
gender-female Boy: Andrew is currently #211 on Kiindred Boy Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Andrew is currently #208 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-male Boy Unique: Andrew is currently #208 on Kiindred Boy Unique Names

Popularity Trend Chart

Famous People Named Andrew

  • Andrew Garfield: Andrew Garfield is a British-American actor known for his roles in "The Social Network," "The Amazing Spider-Man," and "Hacksaw Ridge."
  • Andrew Lloyd Webber: Andrew Lloyd Webber is an English composer and impresario of musical theatre, known for hit musicals such as "The Phantom of the Opera," "Cats," and "Jesus Christ Superstar."
  • Andrew Lincoln: Andrew Lincoln is an English actor best known for his role as Rick Grimes in the television series "The Walking Dead."
  • Andrew Ridgeley: An English singer, songwriter, and record producer, best known as one half of the 1980s duo Wham!.