Andrea Name Meaning

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Andrea meaning

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Meaning of Andrea
Manly/womanly, Beautiful Man/lady
Origin of name Andrea
Italian, Greek
Numerology Number
of Name Andrea
9     More>>>
Pronounciation
of Name Andrea
/AN-dree-? /
Etymology
of Name Andrea
As a name, Andrea is said to have been an Italian form of the Greek name Andreas, which means manly. The endurance of the name is thanks to St. Andrew. In the bible, St. Andrew is part of the twelve apostles who recognized Jesus as the Messiah. He went to preach in Asia Minor and Greece.
History
of Name Andrea
Andrea, as a male name has been around almost right after the popularity of the name Andrew. The female equivalent of the name is not used until the 17th century. Through the years, it has been known for having the meaning "gorgeous man or lady".
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United States, England and Wales, Canada, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Catalonia, and Chile
Information about the
Name of Andrea
There are already 3 saints by the name of Andrew (a.k.a Andrea), namely Saint Andrea, Corsini, Saint Andrea Dotti, and Saint Andrea Avellino. There are another 7 Blessed.
Personality about the
Name of Andrea
Andrea Aguyar was a former black slave from Uruguay and died in defence of the revolutionary Roman Republic of 1849. Andrea Alf?ldi is a retired female race walker from Hungary. She is one of the athletes who represented Hungary at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. Andrea Bargnani is an Italian professional basketball player, part of team Brooklyn Nets in the National Basketball Association. His role is power forward-center.

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".

Famous Name Andrea

  • Andrea Jaeger

    is a former World No. 2 professional tennis player from the United States whose brief but highly successful tennis career ended prematurely due to major shoulder injuries. Jaeger reached the singles final of Wimbledon in 1983 and the French Open in 1982. She reached the singles semifinals of the Australian Open in 1982 and of the U.S. Open in 1980 and 1982.

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Variant Baby Names of Andrea:

Aindrea, Ande, Andee, Andera, Andere, Anderea, Andi, Andie, Andra, Andranetta, Andre, AndAndrés, Aindrea, Ande, AndeeDeandre (African American), Andrey (Bulgarian), Aindri? (Irish), Andreas (Swedish), Andriy (Ukrainian), Andras (Welsh), Anda (Spanish), Andro (Georgian)

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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

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  • What does the name Andrea mean? :

    Baby girl name meaning Manly/womanly, Beautiful Man/lady in American. Andrea also named in Australian, British, Czechoslovakian, Danish, Dutch for girl . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of girl name Andrea. What does the name Andrea mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Andrea. History of name and famous personality with Andrea will help to update our database and other website users.

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