Andrea

Andrea - A unique female name



  Sep 18,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Andrea, meaning strong and manly, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #628. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Andrea and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Andrea? 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 Andrea. The baby girl name Andrea was given to 3,014 baby girls in 2012, ranking #100 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 469 baby girls were given this name - making this a unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Andrea peaked in popularity 41 years ago in 1978 on position 23.



Famous with this name

Andrea Riseborough
Andrea Brooks
Andrea Corr


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Andrea is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Andrea is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #36 - and is the least popular in West Virginia at position #375.

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 Andrea is where you live.


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Andrea origin and meaning

Andrea is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means strong and manly. To see famous people named Andrea, pop culture references for the name Andrea and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Andrea

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

Andria / Anitra / Andra / Andrew / Aundrea / Andreina / Andriana / Andre / Andree / Andreana /

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
2012100
201182
201080
200973
200872
200760
200659
200566
200457
200361
200256
200148
200055
199959
199861
199758
199661
199555
199449
199344
199239
199139
199040
198939
198835
198736
198636
198533
198428
198330
198227
198124
198028
197926
197823
197724
197625
197528
197434
197330
197230
197135
197043
196948
196848
196748
196652
196563
196477
196389
196299
1961110
1960115
1959123
1958135
1957130
1956127
1955139
1954136
1953131
1952132
1951136
1950142
1949144
1948128
1947126
1946125
1945126
1944128
1943167
1942216
1941239
1940240
1939247
1938311
1937486
1936565
1935556
1934547
1933510
1932584
1931700
1930564
1929645
1928671
1927678
1926604
1925578
1924638
1923741
1922654
1921703
1920709
1919706
1918686
1917760
1916754
1915752
1914733
1913673
1912679
1911658
1910628

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas36
California37
New Mexico42
Arizona58
Nevada63
Illinois76
Florida80
Maryland97
Colorado103
Delaware106
North Carolina106
Oklahoma108
Virginia113
Oregon119
Washington121
Georgia125
New Jersey133
Utah143
Wisconsin143
New York151
Idaho152
Indiana166
District of Columbia171
Montana178
Tennessee180
Kentucky189
Arkansas197
Kansas198
Connecticut200
South Carolina204
Minnesota211
Michigan213
Massachusetts216
Louisiana225
Pennsylvania229
Ohio244
Iowa245
Alabama246
Mississippi247
Missouri267
Nebraska335
West Virginia375

Even more about Andrea


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 Andrea a common or unique name?

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

What is the number of syllables for the name Andrea?

2 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
1978
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Andrea
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 469
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +3,014

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