André

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Andre or André is the French form of the name Andrew, and is now also used in the English-speaking world. Andrew is the English form of the Greek name Andreas, a short form of any of various compound names derived from andr- 'man, warrior'. Cognate names are Irish: Aindrias, Aindréas; Aindriú. Scottish Gaelic: Aindrea, Anndra. Welsh: Andras. German: Andreas. Dutch: Andries. Scandinavian: Anders. French: André. Spanish: Andrés. Catalan: Andreu. Portuguese: André. Italian: Andrea. Russian, Bulgarian: Andrei. Polish: Andrzej, Jędrzej. Czech: Andrej, Ondřej. Croatian, Serbian: Andrija. Slovenian: Andrej. Finnish: Antero. Hungarian: András, Endre. Lithuanian: Andrius. Latvian: Andrejs.[1] The name is popular in Norway and Sweden.[2][3]

Notable people with this first name include:

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  1. ^ A Dictionary of First Names. Oxford University Press. 2012. 
  2. ^ Navn - Statistics Norway
  3. ^ Namesearch - Statistiska centralbyrån