Andreas

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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Andreas

"Andreas" is a name of Greek origin, and it means "Manly". It's a name commonly given to boys.

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From Ancient Greek Ἀνδρέας (Andréas), cognate with ἀνδρεῖος (andreîos, “manly”), both from ἀνήρ (anḗr, “man”)

  1. A male given name from the Latin form of Andrew.

Andreas was also found in the following language(s): Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, German, Latin, Manx, Norwegian, and Swedish

Notable Persons Named Andreas

Andrew Sachs is an actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 1959 to present. Andrew was given the name Andreas Siegfried Sachs on April 7th, 1930 in Berlin.

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Andreas Pereira is a soccer player for the Manchester United F.C., Lommel United, PSV Eindhoven, and Belgium national under-17 football team. Andreas was born on January 1st, 1996 in Duffel, Belgium. Andreas is also known as Hoelgebaum Pereira and Andreas.

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Tom Parker was a talent manager. Tom was given the name Andreas Cornelis van Kuijk on June 26th, 1909 in Breda, Netherlands. He left this life on January 21st, 1997.

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Andreas Vesalius was a scientist in the field of anatomy. Andreas was born on December 31st, 1514 in Brussels. He breathed his last breath on October 15th, 1564.

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Andreas Martinsen is a hockey player for the Colorado Avalanche in the National Hockey League. He was most prominent from 2007 to present. Andreas was born on June 13th, 1990 in Bærum.

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Andreas Christensen is a soccer player for the Borussia Mönchengladbach, Chelsea F.C., Brøndby IF, Denmark national under-17 football team, and Denmark national under-19 football team. Andreas was born on April 10th, 1996 in Lillerød. Andreas is also known as Christensen and Andreas Bødtker.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Andreas

Andreas is royalty. He holds the title Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. His ongoing career started in 1998. Andreas was born as the child of Friedrich Josias, Prince of Saxe-Coburg, Gotha, and Countess Viktoria-Luise of Solms-Baruth on March 21st, 1943 in Kasel-Golzig.

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Casper Andreas is a film director, actor, screenwriter, film producer, director, and producer. He was most active from 1996 to present. Casper was born on September 28th, 1972 in Sweden.

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Christine Andreas is a singing, actor, singer, and actress. Her career lasted from 1975 to 1975. Christine was born on October 1st, 1951 in Camden, New Jersey.

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Brian was born on September 17th, 1956 in Iowa City, Iowa.

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His military service ended in 1865.

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Lisa Andreas is a singing. She plays Vocals. Lisa was given the name Lisa Large on December 22nd, 1987.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1913 6 0 6
1914 5 0 5
1915 7 0 7
1916 7 0 7
1917 8 0 8
1918 8 0 8
1920 7 0 7
1922 7 0 7
1924 11 0 11
1925 8 0 8
1928 6 0 6
1932 5 0 5
1933 5 0 5
1938 9 0 9
1939 7 0 7
1940 6 0 6
1943 5 0 5
1947 6 0 6
1948 8 0 8
1949 7 0 7
1950 13 0 13
1951 5 0 5
1952 11 0 11
1953 13 0 13
1954 11 0 11
1955 13 0 13
1956 11 0 11
1957 20 0 20
1958 24 0 24
1959 28 0 28
1960 35 0 35
1961 39 0 39
1962 47 0 47
1963 67 0 67
1964 77 0 77
1965 67 0 67
1966 101 0 101
1967 84 5 79
1968 62 0 62
1969 82 0 82
1970 85 0 85
1971 83 0 83
1972 79 0 79
1973 79 0 79
1974 73 0 73
1975 74 0 74
1976 68 0 68
1977 73 0 73
1978 54 0 54
1979 80 0 80
1980 109 7 102
1981 96 0 96
1982 96 6 90
1983 94 0 94
1984 92 0 92
1985 93 0 93
1986 108 0 108
1987 130 0 130
1988 123 5 118
1989 138 0 138
1990 131 0 131
1991 130 0 130
1992 140 6 134
1993 148 6 142
1994 145 0 145
1995 153 0 153
1996 154 9 145
1997 158 0 158
1998 160 0 160
1999 169 0 169
2000 159 0 159
2001 164 0 164
2002 147 0 147
2003 210 0 210
2004 172 0 172
2005 211 5 206
2006 221 0 221
2007 203 0 203
2008 205 0 205
2009 171 0 171
2010 179 0 179
2011 151 0 151
2012 151 0 151
2013 131 0 131
2014 131 0 131
2015 143 0 143
2016 165 0 165

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Popularity of Andreas as a first name

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Popularity of Andreas as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Andreas U.S.
  White 83.46% 64.26%
  African American 2.47% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.22% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 3.94% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.83% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 6.08% 16.26%

Of Last Name Andreas

People with the last name Andreas are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Andreas

  • How Popular is the name Andreas? Andreas is the 3,014th most popular name of all time. As a last name Andreas was the 11,302nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Andreas have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,177 babies born with the first name Andreas in the United States. That's more than enough people named Andreas to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Andreas? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1913 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Andreas first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Andreas is Friday, January 19th, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Andreas born? The highest recorded use of the first name Andreas was in 2006 with a total of 221 babies.
  • Random Andreas Factoid: According to the 1992 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Andreas is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 19 babies in California have the same name as you in 1992.
  • Weird things about the name Andreas: Your name in reverse order is Saerdna. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Dasrane. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Andreas? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,794 people with the last name Andreas.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Andreas? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Andreas as their last name since less than 1 person in 105k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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