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429k
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since 1880

Andrea

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Italian
  • Meaning: Manly
  • #151 All Time
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1.3m Andrew (Greek)
120k Andre (French)
77k Andres (Spanish)
8k Andra (American)
7k Andreas (Greek)
< 1k Andren (Scandinavian)

How popular is the name "Andrea" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1881 5 5 0
1884 7 7 0
1885 6 6 0
1886 9 9 0
1887 7 7 0
1888 7 7 0
1889 10 10 0
1890 6 6 0
1891 8 8 0
1892 16 16 0
1893 13 13 0
1894 15 15 0
1895 12 12 0
1896 18 18 0
1897 11 11 0
1898 16 16 0
1899 16 16 0
1900 13 13 0
1901 12 12 0
1902 21 21 0
1903 14 14 0
1904 21 21 0
1905 11 11 0
1906 14 14 0
1907 22 22 0
1908 30 30 0
1909 27 27 0
1910 27 27 0
1911 24 24 0
1912 40 33 7
1913 66 58 8
1914 72 59 13
1915 79 69 10
1916 69 60 9
1917 79 66 13
1918 96 85 11
1919 103 93 10
1920 116 107 9
1921 115 104 11
1922 120 111 9
1923 103 93 10
1924 147 133 14
1925 158 148 10
1926 134 129 5
1927 125 111 14
1928 116 106 10
1929 115 107 8
1930 154 144 10
1931 95 88 7
1932 135 123 12
1933 166 158 8
1934 137 131 6
1935 140 133 7
1936 160 151 9
1937 188 181 7
1938 435 428 7
1939 668 648 20
1940 715 708 7
1941 729 720 9
1942 946 934 12
1943 1,431 1,419 12
1944 2,041 2,027 14
1945 1,949 1,933 16
1946 2,313 2,302 11
1947 2,524 2,509 15
1948 2,383 2,366 17
1949 2,158 2,145 13
1950 2,210 2,194 16
1951 2,471 2,447 24
1952 2,788 2,770 18
1953 2,743 2,719 24
1954 2,748 2,721 27
1955 2,795 2,765 30
1956 3,455 3,393 62
1957 3,436 3,369 67
1958 3,306 3,241 65
1959 3,833 3,751 82
1960 4,297 4,217 80
1961 4,389 4,325 64
1962 4,634 4,539 95 #99 girl name
1963 5,104 5,005 99 #89 girl name
1964 5,476 5,384 92 #77 girl name
1965 6,196 6,078 118 #63 girl name
1966 7,281 7,143 138 #52 girl name
1967 7,547 7,413 134 #48 girl name
1968 7,227 7,086 141 #48 girl name
1969 7,328 7,206 122 #48 girl name
1970 7,847 7,705 142 #43 girl name
1971 8,627 8,475 152 #35 girl name
1972 8,154 8,015 139 #30 girl name
1973 7,912 7,767 145 #30 girl name
1974 7,637 7,481 156 #34 girl name
1975 8,219 8,042 177 #28 girl name
1976 8,541 8,358 183 #25 girl name
1977 9,945 9,786 159 #24 girl name
1978 10,619 10,467 152 #23 girl name
1979 10,469 10,336 133 #26 girl name
1980 10,596 10,450 146 #28 girl name
1981 11,834 11,680 154 #24 girl name
1982 11,511 11,378 133 #27 girl name
1983 10,533 10,413 120 #30 girl name
1984 10,465 10,345 120 #28 girl name
1985 10,170 10,049 121 #33 girl name
1986 8,763 8,632 131 #36 girl name
1987 8,605 8,489 116 #36 girl name
1988 8,481 8,391 90 #35 girl name
1989 8,537 8,407 130 #39 girl name
1990 8,299 8,210 89 #40 girl name
1991 8,085 7,994 91 #39 girl name
1992 8,100 8,021 79 #39 girl name
1993 7,294 7,235 59 #44 girl name
1994 6,539 6,475 64 #49 girl name
1995 6,066 6,006 60 #55 girl name
1996 5,722 5,670 52 #61 girl name
1997 5,446 5,405 41 #58 girl name
1998 5,183 5,131 52 #61 girl name
1999 5,119 5,066 53 #59 girl name
2000 5,526 5,475 51 #55 girl name
2001 5,783 5,744 39 #48 girl name
2002 5,151 5,117 34 #55 girl name
2003 5,014 4,975 39 #60 girl name
2004 5,107 5,053 54 #57 girl name
2005 4,710 4,666 44 #65 girl name
2006 5,042 5,002 40 #59 girl name
2007 4,818 4,796 22 #60 girl name
2008 4,289 4,259 30 #72 girl name
2009 4,076 4,057 19 #73 girl name
2010 3,585 3,567 18 #80 girl name
2011 3,526 3,506 20 #81 girl name
2012 3,059 3,041 18 #100 girl name
2013 2,826 2,813 13
2014 2,562 2,543 19

Want to know about the populiarty of Andrea? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 429,394 babies born with the name Andrea in the United States. That's more than enough Andreas to occupy the country of Brunei with an estimated population of 422,700 (as of July 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1881 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Andrea" was in 1981 with a total of 11,680 babies. (That's a lot of baby Andreas)

According to the 1983 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Andrea" ranks #33 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, 185 babies in Tennessee have the same name as you in 1983. Across the entire United States a total of 10,533 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 "Andrea" mean? The list below shows the origins of Andrea as well as things modernly associated with the name Andrea such as celebrities named Andrea.

Italian

Origin and Meaning of Andrea

The name "Andrea" is of Italian origin, and it means "Manly". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Andrea Bocelli

Andrea Bocelli is a singer-songwriter and record producer specializing in adult contemporary, classical, easy listening, and latin pop music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1992 to present. Andrea was born in 1958 in Lajatico, Italy.

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Andrea Pirlo

Andrea Pirlo is a football biography. Andrea was born in 1979 in Flero, Italy.

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A.J. Cook

A.J. Cook is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1997 to present. A.J. was born in 1978 as Andrea Joy Cook in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada.

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Drea de Matteo

Drea de Matteo is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1996 to present. Drea was born in 1972 as Andrea Donna de Matteo in Queens, New York, U.S.

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Andrea Riseborough

Andrea Riseborough is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Andrea was born in 1981 as Andrea Louise Riseborough in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.

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Missi Pyle

Missi Pyle is an actress and singer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1996 to present. Missi was born in 1972 as Andrea Kay Pyle in Houston, Texas, United States.

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Alternative Meanings

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

D is for dashing, the romantic you!

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

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

Your name in reverse order is "Aerdna". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Enrdaa". 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 Andrea born Aug 21, 1954

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 Southern Australia approximately on 1200. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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