Given Name ANDREA (2)

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Андреа (Serbian)
PRONOUNCED: AN-dree-ə (English), an-DRE-a (German), AWN-dre-aw (Hungarian)  [details]

Meaning & History

Feminine form of ANDREW. As an English name, it has been used since the 17th century, though it was not common until the 20th century.
VARIANTS: Andra, Andrina, Malandra (English), Andreja (Croatian)
DIMINUTIVES: Andi, Andie, Andy, Drea (English), Ea (Swedish), Ea (Norwegian), Ea (Danish)
MASCULINE FORMS: Andre, Andrew, Andie, Andy, Drew (English), André, Andreas (German), Andrés (Spanish), Andrej, Ondřej (Czech), Andrej, Ondrej (Slovak), Andor, András, Endre, Andris, Bandi (Hungarian), Anders, Andreas (Swedish), Anders, Andreas (Norwegian), Anders, Andreas (Danish), Andrés (Icelandic), André, Andreas, Andries (Dutch), Andrej, Andrija, Andro (Croatian), Andrej, Andreja, Andrija (Serbian)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Andriana (Bulgarian), Andrée (French), Andriana (Greek), Andreina (Italian), Andreia (Portuguese), Andréa, Andréia (Portuguese (Brazilian)), Andra, Andrada, Andreea (Romanian), Andreja (Slovene)
SAME SPELLING: Andréa, Andrea (1)


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Entry updated December 8, 2017