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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Andries

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Alt. Meaning

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

D is for dandy, a description of you!

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

I is for imagination, never be afraid to share your ideas

E is for enthusiasm, in even the most dire circumstances

S is for secret, that you can certainly keep.

Notable Persons Named Andries

Andries Jonker is an athlete for the Arsenal F.C., FC Volendam, and A.V.V. De Volewijckers. Andries was born on September 22nd, 1962 in Amsterdam, Netherlands.


Andries Pretorius was an office holder. His military service ended in 1852. Andries was given the name Andries Wilhelmus Jacobus Pretorius on November 27th, 1798 in Graaff-Reinet. He passed away on July 23rd, 1853.


Andries was born on December 8th, 1938.


Andries Treurnicht was a Leader of the Conservative Party, Minister of State Administration, Statistics, Minister of Public Works, Tourism, Leader of National Party in Transvaal, Deputy Minister of Plural Relations, Development, Deputy Minister of Education, Training, and MP. Andries was born on February 19th, 1921 in Piketberg. He died on April 22nd, 1993.


Andries Hendrik Potgieter was a commandant-general. Andries was born on December 19th, 1792 in Graaff-Reinet district. He passed away on December 16th, 1852.


Andries was born on May 20th, 1861. He died on January 20th, 1936.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Andries

Dennis Andries is a boxer. Dennis was born on November 5th, 1953 in Georgetown, Guyana.



Nicholas was born on November 19th, 1990 in Pinellas Park, Florida.


Dimitry Andries is a sports team member for the K.V.V. Belgica Edegem Sport.


Tiana Andries is an athlete for the RSC Anderlecht (women).


Charlotte Andries is an athlete for the Beerschot AC (women).


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Popularity of Andries as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Andries U.S.
  White 78.05% 64.26%
  African American 15.28% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.82% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.28% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.57% 16.26%

Of Last Name Andries

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

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Fun Facts about the name Andries

  • How Popular is the name Andries? As a last name Andries was the 30,101st most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Andries first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Andries is Saturday, October 21st, 1876.
  • How unique is the name Andries? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Andries. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Andries: Your name in reverse order is Seirdna. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Srianed. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Andries? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 779 people with the last name Andries.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Andries? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Andries as their last name since less than 1 person in 385k 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).
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