Meaning and name origin
Andromeda \a-ndrome-da, an-dro-meda\ as a girl's name is pronounced an-DRAH-ma-dah. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Andromeda is "leader of men". Greek mythology: an Ethiopian princess, the daughter of Cassiopeia, was chained to a rock as a sacrifice to a sea monster until Perseus rescued her. Also a northern constellation. Also the name of a shrub that blooms in spring.
Andromeda is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Andromeda for girls (2014 statistics).