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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, AndrÃ¡s 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
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is an artist based in Germany. She has shown work in exhibitions including Stuffed Diamonds at Anna Klinkhammer in DÃ¼sseldorf, and Happy Days at Kulturministerium, Prague. She has also exhibited at The Rubell Family Collection, Jack Tilton (New York), Michael+Susan Hort Collection (New York), Saatchi Gallery (London), Mera and Don Rubell (Miami), Museum of Glass (Tacoma), and Kravetz/Wehby Gallery (New York).