Name: Andre

Origin and Meaning of the Name Andre

  • Meaning:
    Man, warrior
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (ahn DRAY)
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Miscellaneous Info for Andre

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  • Used in:
    Dutch, English, French, German and Portuguese speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    André is the French and Portuguese form of Andrew.

    André was the 2nd most popular boy's name in France in the 1910s, 20s and early 30s, and has since declined in popularity. André is currently particularly popular in Norway as a middle name.

    The name is borne by tennis player André Agassi, pianist André Previn and musician and singer André 3000 (born André Benjamin).

    Other notable bearers include French author and surreal theorist André Breton, military commander André Masséna, author and Nobel Prize winner André Gide and mathematician André Weil.

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Popularity Rank of Andre (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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