Andre

Andre - A very unique male name



  Feb 20,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Andre, meaning man, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1913 on position #1102. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Andre and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Andre? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Andre. The baby boy name Andre was given to 1,421 baby boys in 2012, ranking #250 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,155 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Andre peaked in popularity 35 years ago in 1984 on position 119.



Famous with this name

André Holland
Carole André
Andre Royo


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Andre is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Andre is currently topping the baby name charts in Rhode Island at position #127 - and is the least popular in Kentucky at position #506.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Andre is where you live.


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Andre origin and meaning

Andre is a 5 letter name with 1 syllables. This name means man. To see famous people named Andre, pop culture references for the name Andre and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Andre

We've found the following names that sound similar to Andre, sorted by popularity.

Andrew / Andres / Anderson / Andreas / Andrea / Anders / Amador / Andrei / Andra / Andrey /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012250
2011238
2010228
2009222
2008220
2007214
2006206
2005207
2004200
2003209
2002209
2001206
2000195
1999190
1998193
1997184
1996172
1995162
1994148
1993146
1992140
1991141
1990137
1989135
1988138
1987135
1986135
1985124
1984119
1983127
1982125
1981133
1980134
1979141
1978129
1977137
1976127
1975123
1974132
1973132
1972128
1971129
1970134
1969149
1968146
1967138
1966143
1965166
1964164
1963172
1962189
1961199
1960203
1959218
1958233
1957235
1956249
1955274
1954263
1953280
1952340
1951353
1950391
1949424
1948417
1947472
1946511
1945482
1944519
1943524
1942514
1941493
1940589
1939631
1938556
1937523
1936634
1935748
1934680
1933661
1932741
1931636
1930785
1929669
1928682
1927772
1926792
1925987
1924865
1923914
19221256
19211180
19201117
19191196
19141310
19131102

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Rhode Island127
Maryland169
Nevada170
Florida172
Delaware176
New Mexico180
District of Columbia184
New Jersey184
South Dakota190
Connecticut196
California198
Arizona200
Michigan205
New Hampshire223
Kansas224
Montana224
Massachusetts239
Illinois239
Georgia242
Ohio244
Alabama248
New York252
Texas254
Washington257
Virginia265
Tennessee266
Pennsylvania269
Oregon270
Louisiana277
Idaho278
Colorado283
Arkansas290
South Carolina302
Nebraska314
Utah330
Minnesota345
Missouri358
North Carolina363
Indiana400
Oklahoma407
Iowa448
Wisconsin505
Kentucky506

Even more about Andre


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Andre a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Andre?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1984
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Andre
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 1,155
Letter count 5
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1913
2012 births +1,421

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