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This eMedTV Web page explains name information related to Andrew. This includes the meaning, origin, and other forms of Andrew. In the Christian Bible, Saint Andrew was one of the earliest disciples of Jesus and one of the Twelve Apostles. The Armenian name Androosh is most likely derived from the name of Saint Andrew. Andrew I was King of Hungary from 1047 until 1061. Andrew II was King of Hungary from 1205 until 1235. Prince Andrew, Duke of York, is the second son of Queen Elizabeth II. Andrew Jackson, 7th President of the US. Andrew Johnson, Vice President to President Abraham Lincoln, as well as the 17th President of the US. Hurricane Andrew, one of the worst hurricane disasters in the continental United States, and just one of three Category 5's to make landfall in the USA.

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Meanings and Variations

Andrew is from Greek meaning Strong, manly, courageous.
Alternates for Andrew include: Anders, Andie, Andonis, Andre, Andrea, Andreas, Andrej, Andres, Andrez, Andrey, Andrei, Andreo, Andrae, Andy, and Andrian
Andrew is associated with these categories: US Presidents, King, British Royalty, Biblical, Saint, Popular, and Old Fashioned
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Andrew Dice Clay was born Andrew Silverstein.

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