Meaning and Origin of: Andrew

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First name origins & meanings:

  • Greek : Valiant, courageous

Last name origin & meaning:

  • English and Scottish : from the usual vernacular English form (recorded from the 13th century onward) of the New Testament Greek personal name Andreas.
  • The surname Andrew was first brought to North America from England by Robert Andrew (died 1668), who settled in Boxford, MA.

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