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What does Andromeda mean?

Andromeda Pronunciation of Andromeda [an-drom-e-da] as a girls' 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.

Associated with: greek, mythology, princess, rock, sea, constellation (star), shrub (tree), blooms (flower), spring.


Creative forms:
(female) Andromera, Audromeda, ..

(male) Andromadal, Andromeri, ..

Middle name pairings:
Andromeda Mercedes (A.M.), ..

How popular is Andromeda?

Andromeda is an uncommonly occurring first name for women and also an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Andromeda has not been recorded in the list thus far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Andromeda name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Andromeda outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Aindrea, Andera, Anderea, Andra, Andranetta (see Andrea), Andre, Andrea, Andrean, Andreana, Andreanna, Andreas, Andree, Andreena, Andreina, Andrel, Andrena, Andrene, Andresa, Andrew, Andrewena (see Andrea), Andrewina, Andreya, Andria, Andriana, Andrianna, Andrietta, Andrina, Andrine, Aondrea and Aundrea. These names tend to be more frequently used than Andromeda.

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