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Andrew is the English form of a given name common in many countries. In the 1990s it was among the top ten most popular names for boys in English-speaking countries.<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> In Italian, the equivalent to "Andrew" is "Andrea", though "Andrea" is feminine in most other languages. "Andrew" is frequently shortened to "Andy" or "Drew".

The word is derived from the Greek: Ανδρέας{{#invoke:Category handler|main}}, Andreas,<ref name="urlOnline Etymology Dictionary">{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> itself related to Ancient Greek: ἀνήρ/ἀνδρός{{#invoke:Category handler|main}} aner/andros, "man" (as opposed to "woman"), thus meaning "manly" and, as consequence, "strong", "courageous", and "warrior". In the King James Bible, the Greek "Ἀνδρέας" is translated as Andrew.<ref name="urlBible Concordance: Andrew">{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref>

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