Meaning of Andrew
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Andrew has the following meaning:
Masculine. Classic and appealing. Definitely a popular choice today.
This name can be given to both baby boys and girls. It is a unisex name.
As a baby boy name, Andrew is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 5 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).
In 2009, the name Andrew fell in popularity and moved down the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 3 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 15 in the Top 1000 charts.
The following chart shows the popularity of the name Andrew in the USA, over the past 100 years.
The name Andrew is pronounced as an-droo
Andrew originates from the Greek
See other suggested Greek baby names
The following names are baby names related to Andrew and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Andrew: Boys - Dorian
, Girls - Cleora
, Both genders - Damaskenos
Popular Variants for the name Andrew: Adem
Common nicknames for the name Andrew are: Andy, Drew
We think the name Andrew should fall under the following style category: Biblical
See other Biblical names
Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Andrew to be: A reliable individual
In one word, you might describe Andrew as a(n) "reliable
See other "reliable" names for boys and girls