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Andros

What does Andros mean?

Andros Pronunciation of Andros [an-dros] as a name for boys has its root in Greek, and the meaning of the name Andros is "man, warrior". Andros is an alternate spelling of Andrew (Greek).

Associated with: greek, warrior.

Variations

Andros has 8 variants: Aindreas, Andras, Andreas, Andres, Andrewes, Andrews, Andries and Andrius.

25 more different relations via Andrew: Aindrea, Anders, Andie, Andor, Andre, Andrea, Andrei, Andrej, Andresj, Andrey, Andrezj, Andrian, Andriel, Andrij, Andrija, Andro, Andru, Andruw, Andrzej, Andy, Antero, Ondre, Ondrei, Ondrej and Ondrey.

Creative forms:
(male) Aldros, Ardros, ..

(female) Androsa, ..

Middle name pairings:
Andros Chayse (A.C.), ..

How popular is Andros?

Andros is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#29099 out of 150436, Top 19%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Andrew (#30 via latest list), Andres (#228), Andre (#279), Andy (#323), Anders (#794), Andreas (#1255), Andrey (#1657), Andrei (#1917), Andrea and Andru are the prominent variation forms of Andros (not ranked) listed in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Andor, are seldom used. These forms of Andros were favored as birth names in 1990 (median #984) and are now much less widespread (#1048, 59%). Andrew is more ubiquitous than the rest, though Anders has grown trendy as well, while Andrew is now less common. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Anders, Andre, Andrea, Andreas, Andrei in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Andres, Andrew, Andrey, Andru, Andy in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Anders, Andre, Andreas, Andrew outside U.S.

Similar Names

Andros is alike in pronunciation to Andreus and Andris. Other recommended names are Aaron, Adams, Addams, Addis, Admon, Adnon, Adnot, Adom, Adon, Adrion, Adron, Aeolos, Ahron, Aigeos (see Aegeus), Aldis, Aldo, Aldous, Aldric, Aldrin, Aldus, Alfeos (see Alpheus), Ambros, Ambrus, Amos, Anastos, Anatol (see Anatole), Anchor, Ander, Anderson, Andon, Andrae, Andric, Andrick, Andrik, Androcles, Androclus, Anngus (see Angus), Anno, Annson, Anrai, Anscom, Anso, Ansson, Anstas, Antares, Anteo, Anteus, Antol, Antons, Antwon, Ardon, Ares, Argos, Aris, Aron, Arris, Arrow, Artro, Athos, Audric, Aundray, Aundre, Ayers, Cadmos (see Cadmus), Enos, Kadmos, Leandros, Petros, Sandros, Spiros, Spyros, Xandros and Zandros. These names tend to be more frequently used than Andros.

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