See also: andrea

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (female given name): ănʹdrē-ə, IPA(key): /ˈændɹi.ə/
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  • (male given name): ăn-drāʹə, IPA(key): /ænˈdɹeɪə/
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Etymology 1Edit

Latinate feminine form of Andreas and Andrew.

Proper nounEdit

Andrea

  1. A female given name from Ancient Greek.
    • 2003, Jack Weyland, Everyone Gets Married in the End, Cedar Fort, →ISBN, page 157:
      There's not much you can do with a name like Andrea. "Call me And." I don't think so. "Call me Andy." You say that and people will start calling you Handy Andy, and before you know it, you'll be getting phones calls from people wanting you to come and get their drain unstopped. So I've been forced to have people call me Andrea, which sounds like a girl who takes ballet and is learning to play the cello.
Usage notesEdit
  • Recorded since the Middle Ages, but first popular in the latter half of the 20th century.
TranslationsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Italian Andrea.

Proper nounEdit

Andrea

  1. (rare) A male given name from Italian.

CzechEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Andrea f

  1. A female given name, equivalent to English Andrea.

DanishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Andrea

  1. A female given name, feminine form of Andreas.

EmilianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Andrea m

  1. A male given name from Ancient Greek, equivalent to English Andrew

FaroeseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Andrea

  1. A female given name

Usage notesEdit

Matronymics

  • son of Andrea: Andreuson
  • daughter of Andrea: Andreudóttir

DeclensionEdit

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Andrea
Accusative Andreu
Dative Andreu
Genitive Andreu

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /anˈdʁeːa/
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  • Hyphenation: An‧d‧rea

Proper nounEdit

Andrea f (genitive Andreas)

  1. A female given name, masculine equivalent Andreas

Usage notesEdit

  • The genitive Andrea can be used after the article der (feminine genitive singular).
  • The genitive Andrea's is permitted by the spelling reform of 1996.

HungarianEdit

 
Hungarian Wikipedia has an article on:
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈɒndrɛɒ]
  • Hyphenation: And‧rea
  • Rhymes:

Proper nounEdit

Andrea

  1. A female given name, feminine form of András.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative Andrea Andreák
accusative Andreát Andreákat
dative Andreának Andreáknak
instrumental Andreával Andreákkal
causal-final Andreáért Andreákért
translative Andreává Andreákká
terminative Andreáig Andreákig
essive-formal Andreaként Andreákként
essive-modal
inessive Andreában Andreákban
superessive Andreán Andreákon
adessive Andreánál Andreáknál
illative Andreába Andreákba
sublative Andreára Andreákra
allative Andreához Andreákhoz
elative Andreából Andreákból
delative Andreáról Andreákról
ablative Andreától Andreáktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
Andreáé Andreáké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
Andreáéi Andreákéi
Possessive forms of Andrea
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Andreám Andreáim
2nd person sing. Andreád Andreáid
3rd person sing. Andreája Andreái
1st person plural Andreánk Andreáink
2nd person plural Andreátok Andreáitok
3rd person plural Andreájuk Andreáik

Derived termsEdit


ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Andreās, from Ancient Greek Ἀνδρέας (Andréas).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Andrea m

  1. Andrew (Biblical figure)
  2. A male given name from Ancient Greek, equivalent to English Andrew

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

Proper nounEdit

Andrēā

  1. ablative singular of Andrēās
  2. vocative singular of Andrēās

NorwegianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Andrea

  1. A female given name, feminine form of Andreas.

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ᾰ̓νδρείᾱ (andreíā), male name from Italian influence.

Proper nounEdit

Andrea

  1. A female given name
  2. A male given name
Usage notesEdit

Male name is more common in Dalmatia and Istria, where there is stronger Italian influence.


SlovakEdit

 
Czech Wikipedia has an article on:
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Proper nounEdit

Andrea f (genitive Andrey, nominative plural Andrey)

  1. A female given name, equivalent to English Andrea.
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Italian Andrea.

Proper nounEdit

Andrea m (genitive Andreu, nominative plural Andreovia, declension pattern of hrdina)

  1. (rare) A male given name from Italian.
DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Andrea in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

SpanishEdit

 
Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Andrés.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /anˈdɾea/, [ãn̪ˈd̪ɾe.a]

Proper nounEdit

Andrea f

  1. A female given name, equivalent to English Andrea

AnagramsEdit


SwedishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Andrea c (genitive Andreas)

  1. A female given name, feminine form of Andreas.

TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Andrea.

Proper nounEdit

Andrea

  1. A female given name from English