First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Andrews

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  1. United States naturalist who contributed to paleontology and geology (1884-1960)
  1. A patronymic surname​ derived from Andrew.

Andrews was also found in the following language(s): Translingual

Notable Persons With the Name Andrews

Andrews Nakahara is a famed individual. Andrews was born on March 12th, 1983 in Mogi das Cruzes.


Andrews Sir James was an influential individual. Andrews was born on January 3rd, 1877. He passed away on February 18th, 1951.


Andrews Engelmann was an actor and film actor. Andrews was born on March 23rd, 1901 in Russian Empire. Andrews is also known as Andrei Engelman. He breathed his last breath on February 25th, 1992.


Andrews Bolon was an influential individual. Andrews was born in 1826 in Pennsylvania. He breathed his last breath in 1855.


Andrews was a leading person. Andrews was born in 1896. He passed away on September 26th, 1937.


Andrews L. Mateo is a notable individual. Andrews was born on November 30th, 1946.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Andrews

Dame Julie Andrews is an actress, singer, author, theatre director, dancer, and child singer. She was most active from 1945 to present. Dame was given the name Julia Elizabeth Wells on October 1st, 1935 in Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, England.


Archie Andrews is a fictional character.


Naveen Andrews is an actor. He has been prominent since 1991. Naveen was given the name Naveen William Sidney Andrews on January 17th, 1969 in Lambeth.


Erin Andrews is a sportscaster, journalist, television personality, sports commentator, and celebrity. Her ongoing career started in 2000. Erin was given the name Erin Jill Andrews on May 4th, 1978 in Lewiston, Maine, U.S.


Ian Andrews is a soccer player for the Mansfield Town F.C., Leicester City F.C., Swindon Town F.C., Celtic F.C., Leeds United F.C., Southampton F.C., A.F.C. Bournemouth, and England national under-21 football team. Ian was born on December 1st, 1964 in Nottingham, England.


Sisqó is a contemporary r&b and hip hop soul singing, songwriter, record producer, dance, and actor. He plays Piano, Guitar, and Vocals. He has been prominent since 1992. Sisqó was given the name Mark Althavean Andrews on November 9th, 1978.


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Popularity of Andrews as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Andrews U.S.
  White 71.78% 64.26%
  African American 21.58% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.78% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.09% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.20% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.57% 16.26%

Of Last Name Andrews

People with the last name Andrews are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Andrews

  • How Popular is the name Andrews? Andrews is the 15,942nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Andrews was the 218th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Andrews have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 491 babies born with the first name Andrews in the United States. That's more than enough people named Andrews to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Andrews? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Andrews first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Andrews is Monday, October 29th, 1883.
  • What year had the most people named Andrews born? The highest recorded use of the first name Andrews was in 1989 with a total of 22 babies.
  • Random Andrews Factoid: According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Andrews is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2003.
  • Weird things about the name Andrews: Your name in reverse order is Swerdna. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ndrasew. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Andrews? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 133,799 people with the last name Andrews.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Andrews? Andrews was ranked as the 218th most popular last name but is still less than 0.1% of the population!

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What does the name Andrews mean?

Ais for articulate, a regular wordsmith

Nis for novel, don't get too complicated!

Dis for delight, a surprise from within.

Ris for romantic, hopelessly so

Eis for expert, in your chosen career

Wis for willing, to go the extra mile

Sis for sweet, your pleasing way.

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  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.