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1.3m
in the U.S.
since 1880

Andrew

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Greek
  • Meaning: Manly
  • #28 All Time
  • #22 in 2014
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Boys
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429k Andrea (Italian)
120k Andre (French)
77k Andres (Spanish)
8k Andra (American)
7k Andreas (Greek)
< 1k Andren (Scandinavian)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
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197210,1744510,129#30 boy name
197310,7935210,741#29 boy name
197411,8405611,784#28 boy name
197512,8356012,775#28 boy name
197613,3795713,322#27 boy name
197716,1137716,036#24 boy name
197816,8278416,743#21 boy name
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198120,34111620,225#18 boy name
198222,99115822,833#17 boy name
198325,75418625,568#15 boy name
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198530,36620730,159#11 boy name
198634,06321233,851#8 boy name
198736,42022336,197#6 boy name
198835,93721335,724#5 boy name
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200520,7513220,719#6 boy name
200619,7252219,703#7 boy name
200718,4672818,439#10 boy name
200816,7733016,743#12 boy name
200914,8662214,844#16 boy name
201014,2361514,221#14 boy name
201113,2611113,250#16 boy name
201212,6081812,590#18 boy name
201311,6361411,622#22 boy name
201411,0801111,069#22 boy name

Want to know about the populiarty of Andrew? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,260,738 babies born with the name Andrew in the United States. That's more than enough Andrews to occupy the country of Bahrain with an estimated population of 1,234,571 (as of April 27, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 644 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Andrew" was in 1987 with a total of 36,197 babies. (That's a lot of baby Andrews)

According to the 1923 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Andrew" ranks #49 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Georgia. Imagine that, 103 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 1923. Across the entire United States a total of 3,773 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Andrew" mean?

Andrew (Greek): Manly

The name "Andrew" is of Greek origin and it means "Manly". It's a name commonly given to boys. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

N is for nice, need I say more?

D is for diamond, the brilliance you shine.

R is for romp, you know how to have fun!

E is for extra, those little things you do!

W is for wanderlust, travel is near!

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

Where is the name Andrew popular?



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

Celebrities named Andrew

Andrew Garfield

Andrew Garfield is an actor and producer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 2 to present. Andrew was born in 1983 as Andrew Russell Garfield in Los Angeles, California, US.

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Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol is an artist. Andy was born in 1928 as Andrew Warhola in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Andrew Lincoln

Andrew Lincoln is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1994 to present. Andrew was born in 1973 as Andrew James Clutterbuck in London, England.

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Andy Serkis

Andy Serkis is an actor, voice artist, director, and author with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1989 to present. Andy was born in 1964 as Andrew Clement Serkis in Ruislip, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom.

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Jamie Bell

Jamie Bell is an actor and dancer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 2 to present. Jamie was born in 1986 as Andrew James Matfin Bell in Billingham, County Durham, England.

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Drew Brees

Drew Brees is a NFL player. Drew was born in 1979 as Andrew Christopher Brees in Austin, Texas.

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Past life for Andrew born Apr 24, 2009

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 Yugoslavia approximately on 1650. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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

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