Name
ANDREAS

Name ANDREAS

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 134,075 births of Andreas in the countries below, which represents an average of 944 births of children bearing the first name Andreas per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 3,469 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Andreas   
In Italiano Nome Andreas   
Available variant : Andréas


Information about the first name Andreas

We celebrate Andreas on November 30th
The first name Andreas is listed in our categories :The first name Andreas has been assigned to:
99.93% to boys
0.07% to girls
The country where the first name Andreas is the most common is:
CH Switzerland
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 7 letters including 3 vowels and 4 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Andreas

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Andreas : Andersa, Andraes, Andresa, Andsrea, Ansdrea, Asndrea, Darsane, Radanes, Sadrena, Sandrae, Sandrea, Seandra, Seranda, Serdana

Andreas in Japanese *

Romajiandoreasu
Katakanaアンドレアス
Hiraganaあんどれあす
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Andreas in Japanese
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Andreas in sign language

Andreas in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Andreas

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Ancient Greek Ἀνδρέᾱς (Andréās), cognate with ἀνδρεῖος (andreîos, “manly”), both from ἀνήρ (anḗr, “man”). Doublet of Andrew.
Anagrams src :
  • Sarandë, nasarde
Proper noun src :
  • Andreas
  • A male given name from Ancient Greek from the Latin form of Andrew.
  • A transliteration of the Greek male given name Ανδρέας (Andréas).
SE Swedish
Etymology src :
  • From Latin Andreas, of Ancient Greek origin. First recorded in Sweden in runes in the 12th century.
Anagrams src :
  • dansare, rasande, sanerad
Proper noun src :
  • Andreas c (genitive Andreas, Andreas')
  • (biblical) Andrew
  • a male given name from Ancient Greek, equivalent to English Andrew
  • genitive of Andrea
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • (male given names): Anders, André
  • (pet forms): Adde
  • (female given names): Andrea
  • (surnames): Anderson, Andreasson
Proper noun (Usage notes) src :
  • The genitive form with an apostrophe is generally only to be used when one needs to tell the genitive of Andreas and Andrea apart, see the usage examples above.
Latin
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from the Ancient Greek Ἀνδρέᾱς (Andréās).
Alternative forms src :
  • Andrē̆a, Andrī̆a, Andrī̆ās
Pronunciation src :
  • (Classical) IPA(key): /anˈdreː.aːs/, [än̪ˈd̪reːäːs̠] or IPA(key): /ˈan.dre.aːs/, [ˈän̪d̪reäːs̠]
  • (modern Italianate Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /anˈdre.as/, [än̪ˈd̪rɛːäs] or IPA(key): /ˈan.dre.as/, [ˈän̪d̪reäs]
  • Note: the originally short vowel always scans long in late dactylic poetry to fit the meter. This pronunciation likely gained currency under the Empire in order to imitate Greek stress, parallel to -ia, and is the only one reflected by Romance.
Proper noun src :
  • Andrē̆ās m sg (genitive Andrē̆ae); first declension
  • a male given name from Ancient Greek, equivalent to English Andrew
  • Andrew (biblical figure)
Proper noun (Declension) src :
  • First-declension noun (masculine Greek-type with nominative singular in -ās), singular only.
NL Dutch
Etymology src :
  • Ultimately from Ancient Greek Ἀνδρέας (Andréas). This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.
Anagrams src :
  • raasden
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˌɑnˈdreː.ɑs/
  • Hyphenation: An‧dre‧as
Proper noun src :
  • Andreas m
  • Andrew (apostle, brother of the apostle Peter)
  • a male given name from Ancient Greek, equivalent to English Andrew
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • andreaskruis
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • variants: Andries, André, Dries, Driesje, Drees, Dre, Dré, Andie, Andy
  • feminine forms: Andrea
FI Finnish
Etymology src :
  • From Ancient Greek Ἀνδρέας (Andréas).
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈɑndreɑs/, [ˈɑ̝ndre̞ɑ̝s̠]
  • Rhymes: -ɑndreɑs
  • Syllabification(key): And‧re‧as
Proper noun src :
  • Andreas
  • Andrew (the Apostle).
  • (rare) a male given name from Ancient Greek, equivalent to English Andrew
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • (given names) Antero, Antti, Atte, Anssi, Tero
Proper noun (Statistics) src :
  • Andreas is the 282nd most common male given name in Finland, belonging to 1,585 male individuals (and as a middle name to 4,005 more, making it more common as a middle name), and also belongs as a middle name to 6 female individuals, according to February 2023 data from the Digital and Population Data Services Agency of Finland.
DK Danish
Proper noun src :
  • Andreas
  • Andrew (biblical figure)
  • a male given name from Ancient Greek, equivalent to English Andrew
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • (variants) Anders, André
  • (feminine forms) Andrea
  • (surnames) Andreasen
DE German
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): [anˈdʁeːas]
  • Hyphenation: An‧dre‧as
Proper noun src :
  • Andreas f or m
  • inflection of Andrea:
  • genitive singular
  • plural
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
Proper noun (Usage notes) src :
  • The genitive Andreas can be used after the article des (masculine genitive singular).
 

Popularity of the name Andreas

Number of ANDREAS births per year

Total births of Andreas by country

Births with the first name Andreas
Country
Boys
Girls
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
39,917
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
25,662
0
NONorway
1945 - 2022
21,606
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
16,839
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
9,857
9
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
4,968
0
SESweden
1998 - 2022
3,379
0
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
3,213
50
BEBelgium
1995 - 2022
1,996
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
1,333
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2022
1,330
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
1,109
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
920
9
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
595
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
218
28
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
229
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2022
215
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2022
189
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
188
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
94
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2022
63
0
SKSlovakia
2011 - 2022
28
0
CLChili
2010 - 2021
20
0
SISlovenia
1992 - 2022
6
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
3
0
LVLatvia
2015 - 2022
2
0

Total births of Andreas by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Andreas
Country
Boys
Girls
DEGermany
2022
2,768
0
ATAustria
2021
127
0
NONorway
2022
96
0
USUnited State of America
2022
94
0
FRFrance
2022
74
0
BEBelgium
2022
66
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
58
0
DKDenmark
2022
51
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
33
0
ITItaly
2021
26
0
SESweden
2022
19
0
CHSwitzerland
2021
16
0
ONOntario
2019
15
0
BCBritish Columbia
2022
7
0
IEIreland
2022
5
0
ABAlberta
2022
4
0
ARArgentina
2015
3
0
PLPoland
2022
3
0
QCQuebec
2022
2
0
CLChili
2021
1
0
LVLatvia
2022
1
0

Comments on the name Andreas

Personalities with the first name Andreas

There are 673 personalities with the first name Andreas


André
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Apostle Missionary Fisher Preacher


André Vésale
(Andries Wytinck Van Wesel) src

Habsburg netherlands
Writer Physician Surgeon Biologist University teacher Physiologist Anatomist


Andreï Archavine
(Андрей Сергеевич Аршавин) src

Russia
Association football player


Michael Ende
(Michael Andreas Helmut Ende) src

Germany
Science fiction writer Screenwriter Writer Children's writer Fantasy author Short story writer


Andrew Huxley
src

United kingdom
Physician Physicist Biologist Physiologist Neuroscientist Biophysicist


Reinhold Messner
(Reinhold Andreas Messner) src

Italy
Writer Politician Film director Mountaineer Explorer


André Lwoff
src

France
Physician Biologist Researcher Virologist


Andreas Christensen
(Andreas Bødtker Christensen) src

Kingdom of denmark
Association football player


Andréas Papandréou
src

United states of america Greece
Politician Economist University teacher


Andry Rajoelina
src

France Madagascar
Politician Disc jockey



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Andreas
Full list of personalities with the first name Andreas

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Andreas

There are 1862 actors and actresses with the first name Andreas
Andreas Warmbrunn
Andreas Leonidou
Andreas Rottem Paulsen
Andreas Hofmann
Andreas Muñoz
Andreas Dyszewski
Andreas Jessen
Andreas Haglund
Andreas Holm-Hansen
Andreas Af Enehielm
Andreas Arler
Andreas Bockholt
Andreas Robichaux
Andreas Schulz
Andreas Karoliussen
Andreas Kalteis
Andreas Bendig
Andreas Orphanides
Andreas Helgi Schmid
Andreas Weise
Andreas Winterhalder
Andreas Buntscheck
Andreas Wigand
Andreas Tobias
Andreas Gabalier
Andreas Hermann
Andreas Bourani
Andreas Konstantinou
Andreas Büngen
Andreas Kattner

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Andreas
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Andreas

Rankings of first name ANDREAS by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#3DE Germany2022
#68NO Norway2022
#71AT Austria2021
#115CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#133DK Denmark2022
#170BE Belgium2022
#389SE Sweden2022
#399IT Italy2021
#514CH Switzerland2021
#531BC British Columbia2022
#632FR France2022
#639GB United Kingdom2021
#651IE Ireland2022
#661ON Ontario2019
#753PL Poland2022
#755AR Argentina2015
#843LV Latvia2022
#984AB Alberta2022
#1312US United State of America2022
#1784QC Quebec2022
#5392CL Chili2021
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name ANDREAS (female) births over the last year available in each country