Andre: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Andre

The French and Portuguese version of the Greek name Andreas, meaning “manly.” So if you name your son Andre, don’t be surprised if he starts sprouting chest hair as a toddler.

Nicknames:

Andy, Dre.

Famous people named Andre:

Tennis player Andre Agassi; rapper Andre Benjamin (aka Andre 3000); former pro wrestler Andre Roussimoff (aka Andre the Giant); football players Andre Carter and Andre Tippett.

Fun fact:

He was born Andre Romelle Young — but you may know him better as rapper and producer Dr. Dre.

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