Andrea: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Andrea

The Italian form of the Greek Andreas, this name means “courageous,” which is what we all want our kids to be, right? (Except when they are brave enough to jump off of the top of the monkey bars, of course.) It also reminds us of fictional do-gooders from our faves 90210 and The Devil Wears Prada.

Nicknames:

Drea, Ann, Dee.

Famous people named Andrea:

Fictional character Andrea Zuckerman from 90210; fictional character Andrea Sachs in The Devil Wears Prada; actress Andrea (Drea) de Matteo of The Sopranos; actress Andrea Bowen.

Fun fact:

A unisex name depending on culture, this name is actually more commonly a masculine name in Italy.

More Inspiration:

Absolutely Awesome A Names For Baby Girls, Totally Un-Scary Names Inspired By “The Walking Dead”, Perfect 3-Syllable Girl Names,