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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #151 most popular

Similar Names
1.3m Andrew (Greek)
120k Andre (French)
77k Andres (Spanish)
8k Andra (American)
7k Andreas (Greek)
< 1k Andren (Scandinavian)

What does the name "Andrea" mean?

Andrea (Italian): Manly

The name "Andrea" is of Italian origin and it means "Manly". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls. There are 3 other names that are similar to this one.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

N is for nice, need I say more?

D is for desire, your thoughts do aspire.

R is for relax, you know how!

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

Your name in reverse order is "Aerdna". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rndeaa". 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.

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


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 first appeared 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 1942 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Andrea" is not a popular baby girl's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 18 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 1942. Across the entire United States a total of only 946 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Andrea popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Andrea in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the gulf coast area? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Andrea

Andrea Bocelli

Andrea Bocelli is a singer-songwriter and record producer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1992 to present. Andrea was born in 1958 in Lajatico, Italy.


Andrea Pirlo

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


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.


Drea de Matteo

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


Andrea Riseborough

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


Missi Pyle

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


Past life for Andrea born Aug 13, 2012

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 Yukon approximately on 1275. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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