First name origin & meaning:
Greek: Valiant, courageous
First name variations: Anders, Andor, Andreas, Andrae, Andrei, Andres, Andros, Andy, Aindrea, Andery, Andonis, Andru, Andrue, Audrew, Andie, Andrews, Andrzej, Drew, Andrew
Last name origins & meanings:
- French (André): from the personal name
André, French vernacular form of Andreas, also found
as a Huguenot name in England in the 17th and 18th
- German: shortened form of Andreae.
- Swedish: shortened form of Andree.
- A bearer of the surname André is recorded in Quebec city in
1653; another, from Charente, is documented there in 1659. Other
branches, from Normandy and Burgundy, were recorded in Montreal from
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