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Andre

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1.3m Andrew (Greek)
432k Andrea (Italian)
79k Andres (Spanish)
8k Andra (American)
7k Andreas (Greek)
< 1k Andren (Scandinavian)

How popular is the baby name Andre in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 6 0 6
1890 5 0 5
1892 5 0 5
1896 7 0 7
1898 6 0 6
1907 10 0 10
1909 9 0 9
1910 8 0 8
1911 10 0 10
1912 12 0 12
1913 18 0 18
1914 26 0 26
1915 35 0 35
1916 30 5 25
1917 27 0 27
1918 26 0 26
1919 44 8 36
1920 46 8 38
1921 47 0 47
1922 43 0 43
1923 48 0 48
1924 53 0 53
1925 62 6 56
1926 58 0 58
1927 75 0 75
1928 80 9 71
1929 79 0 79
1930 74 0 74
1931 83 0 83
1932 74 5 69
1933 77 0 77
1934 83 5 78
1935 78 0 78
1936 87 10 77
1937 123 8 115
1938 116 6 110
1939 97 5 92
1940 123 7 116
1941 149 13 136
1942 145 8 137
1943 144 14 130
1944 150 14 136
1945 166 9 157
1946 182 15 167
1947 241 24 217
1948 275 16 259
1949 268 18 250
1950 305 12 293
1951 391 14 377
1952 440 22 418
1953 655 25 630
1954 728 20 708
1955 715 32 683
1956 867 25 842
1957 1,085 29 1,056
1958 1,150 31 1,119
1959 1,305 31 1,274
1960 1,434 33 1,401
1961 1,538 39 1,499
1962 1,639 38 1,601
1963 1,735 33 1,702
1964 1,940 44 1,896
1965 1,857 53 1,804
1966 2,093 65 2,028
1967 2,197 44 2,153
1968 2,024 55 1,969
1969 2,127 64 2,063
1970 2,571 62 2,509
1971 2,473 55 2,418
1972 2,208 55 2,153
1973 2,026 72 1,954
1974 2,046 47 1,999
1975 2,173 68 2,105
1976 2,147 33 2,114
1977 2,035 65 1,970
1978 2,083 49 2,034
1979 1,937 55 1,882
1980 2,118 38 2,080
1981 2,110 55 2,055
1982 2,243 44 2,199
1983 2,130 45 2,085
1984 2,357 49 2,308
1985 2,329 46 2,283
1986 2,104 52 2,052
1987 2,129 38 2,091
1988 2,193 43 2,150
1989 2,306 33 2,273
1990 2,313 18 2,295
1991 2,315 31 2,284
1992 2,415 26 2,389
1993 2,311 30 2,281
1994 2,400 21 2,379
1995 2,160 15 2,145
1996 1,980 16 1,964
1997 1,813 13 1,800
1998 1,785 19 1,766
1999 1,791 10 1,781
2000 1,808 12 1,796
2001 1,747 7 1,740
2002 1,709 11 1,698
2003 1,757 6 1,751
2004 1,924 8 1,916
2005 1,835 10 1,825
2006 1,876 5 1,871
2007 1,837 7 1,830
2008 1,704 0 1,704
2009 1,646 0 1,646
2010 1,540 0 1,540
2011 1,493 0 1,493
2012 1,455 0 1,455
2013 1,313 0 1,313
2014 1,270 0 1,270
2015 1,310 0 1,310

Want to know about the popularity of the Andre baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 121,060 babies born with the name Andre in the United States. That's more than enough Andres to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Andre" was in 1970 with a total of 2,509 babies. (That's a lot of baby Andres)

According to the 1971 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Andre" ranks #83 in popularity as a baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, 268 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1971. Across the entire United States a total of 2,473 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Andre" mean? The list below shows the origins of Andre as well as things modernly associated with the name Andre such as celebrities named Andre.

Origin and Meaning of Andre

The name "Andre" is of French origin, and it means "Manly". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Andre The Giant

Andre The Giant is a professional wrestler. Andre was born in 1946 as Andre Rene Roussimoff in Grenoble, France.

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Andre Johnson

Andre Johnson is a NFL player. Andre was born in 1981 in Miami, Florida.

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Andre Agassi

Andre Agassi is a tennis biography. Andre was born in 1970 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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André 3000

André 3000 is a rapper, musician, singer, and songwriter with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1991 to present. André was born in 1975 as Andre Lauren Benjamin in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.

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Andre Braugher

Andre Braugher is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1989 to present. Andre was born in 1962 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

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Dr. Dre

Dr. Dre is a record producer, rapper, and entrepreneur with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1984 to present. Dr. was born in 1965 as Andre Romelle Young in Compton, California, United States.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Andre

Andre Berto
Andre Iguodala
Andre 3000
Andre Ward
Andre Ellington
Andre Perreault

Alternative Meanings

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

D is for dream, your beacon ahead.

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

E is for enjoy, your life can be fun!

Your name in reverse order is "Erdna". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Anedr". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Andre born May 6, 1938

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Portugal approximately on 700. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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