Given Name ANDRONICUS

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Ανδρονικος (Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Latinized form of Greek Ανδρονικος (Andronikos) which meant "victory of a man", from ανηρ (aner) meaning "man" (genitive ανδρος) and νικη (nike) meaning "victory". This name was used by Shakespeare in his play 'Titus Andronicus' (1593).

Categories

biblical, emperors, saints, Shakespearian characters
VARIANT: Andronikos