Andrea name meaning
Babynology >> American Baby Names >> Meaning of name Andrea
 

Andrea Name Meaning

Name

Andrea

   
Pronounciation
AN-dree-ah

Meaning of Andrea

Manly

Andrea Name Origin

American
Andrea name origin
English feminine form of the Greek Andreas, which is derived from the element andros (man).
Your Opinion About Andrea Name
Cute Name
Unique Name
Popular Name
More About American Name : Andrea
Andrea is a given name common in many parts of the world:

In English, German, Hungarian and Spanish, Andrea is used as a woman's name, as the feminine form of Andrew, Andreas, András or Andre.

In Italy and Albania, Andrea is a masculine name, the equivalent of Andrew.
 It derives from the Greek,genitive ,that indicates the man as opposed to the woman (while man in the meaning of human being is might be related with the Indo-European root ner which means man, vital force.The original Greek name, Andréas, represents the  English feminine form of the Greek Andreas, which is derived from the element andros (man). The word is derived from the old Greek '????/??????' 'aner/andros', meaning "manly" and, as consequence, "strong" and "courageous".
Andrea Name also appears in following Origin(s): Greek, Anglo-Saxon, English, French, Latin, Spanish, Scandinavian, German, Hungarian, Basque, Italian
Andrea also appears in following countries/origins/languages: Australian, British, Czechoslovakian, Danish, Dutch
Famous Name Andrea
Andrea Philipp
is a retired German sprinter who specialized in the 200 metres. Her personal best time in the 200 metres is 22.25 seconds, achieved during the heats at the 1999 World Championships in Seville. This places her eighth on the German all-time list, behind Marita Koch, Heike Drechsler, Marlies Göhr, Silke Gladisch, Bärbel Wöckel, Katrin Krabbe and Gesine Walther.[1] In the 100 metres she has a personal best time of 11.05 seconds, achieved in June 1997 in Dortmund.
Andrea Popularity
Source:SSA(U.S)

American Girl Names

Naming Tips: Baby Name Meanings for a Meaningful Identity
Choosing a name for your baby boy or baby girl is like embarking on a treasure hunt where you are a guaranteed winner. That perfect baby name is out there somewhere, carefully concealed between the folds of a baby naming book... More..
 
List of American baby names, American baby boy names (male), girl names (female) & American names meanings has been compiled from various resources. Please use this list of American baby names only for reference/idea to name your kid/child. Database of baby names has been compiled from various references and suggestions provided by our web site visitors and resources partners.
Meaning of Andrea in American origin/culture for Girl name with history and fame details.