Name: Andreas

Origin and Meaning of the Name Andreas

  • Meaning:
    Man, warrior
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (an DREY ahs)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Andreas)
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Miscellaneous Info for Andreas

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  • Used in:
    English, German, Greek and Spanish speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Greek root of names such as Andrew and André, the short form of names beginning with 'andr-' such as Androkles and Andronikos.

    The San Andreas Fault is a geological transform fault in California that marks the boundary between the North American Plate and the Pacific Plate. Movements on the fault are responsible for earthquakes in San Francisco.

    The name has been borne by Greek Prime Minister Andreas Papandreou and Christian theologian Andreas Karlstadt.

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