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Ranked #28


Gender: Boy. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 10 (Ranked #19).

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 able, for you surely are.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

D is for dream, your beacon ahead.

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

W is for warm hearted, it's you!

Your name in reverse order is "Werdna". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Arendw". 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 "Andrew" in the U.S.?


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 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Andrew" ranks #14 in popularity as a baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, 1,305 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2003. Across the entire United States a total of 22,183 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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 new england region? 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 their career being from 2 to present. Andrew was born in 1983 as Andrew Russell Garfield in Los Angeles, California, US.


Andy Warhol

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


Andrew Lincoln

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


Andy Serkis

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


Jamie Bell

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


Drew Brees

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


Past life for Andrew born May 16, 1945

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Philippines approximately on 1150. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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