Andreas

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Ἀνδρέας (Andréas), cognate with ἀνδρεῖος (andreîos, manly), both from ἀνήρ (anḗr, man)

Proper noun[edit]

Andreas

  1. A male given name from the Latin form of Andrew.

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Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Andreas

  1. Andrew (biblical figure)
  2. A male given name, equivalent to English Andrew.

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References[edit]

  • [1] Danskernes Navne, based on CPR data: 37 684 males with the given name Andreas have been registered in Denmark between about 1890 (=the population alive in 1967) and January 2005, with the frequency peak in the 1990s. Accessed on 19 June 2011.

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Andreas m

  1. Andrew (biblical figure)
  2. A male given name, equivalent to English Andrew.

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Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Andreas

  1. Andrew (biblical figure)
  1. A male given name of biblical origin.

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Finnish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Andreas

  1. Andrew (the Apostle).
  2. (rare) A male given name.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Andreas (Kotus type 39/vastaus, no gradation)
nominative Andreas Andreakset
genitive Andreaksen Andreasten
Andreaksien
partitive Andreasta Andreaksia
illative Andreakseen Andreaksiin
singular plural
nominative Andreas Andreakset
accusative nom. Andreas Andreakset
gen. Andreaksen
genitive Andreaksen Andreasten
Andreaksien
partitive Andreasta Andreaksia
inessive Andreaksessa Andreaksissa
elative Andreaksesta Andreaksista
illative Andreakseen Andreaksiin
adessive Andreaksella Andreaksilla
ablative Andreakselta Andreaksilta
allative Andreakselle Andreaksille
essive Andreaksena Andreaksina
translative Andreakseksi Andreaksiksi
instructive Andreaksin
abessive Andreaksetta Andreaksitta
comitative Andreaksineen

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [anˈdʀeːas]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: An‧dre‧as

Proper noun[edit]

Andreas m (genitive Andreas', no plural, feminine Andrea)

  1. Andrew (biblical figure)
  2. A male given name.

Usage notes[edit]

  • The genitive Andreas can be used after the article des (masculine genitive singular).

Declension[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Andreas f

  1. genitive singular of Andrea

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek Ἀνδρέᾱς (Andréās).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Andrēās m (genitive Andrēae); first declension

  1. Andrew (biblical figure)

Declension[edit]

First declension, masculine Greek type with nominative singular in -ās.

Case Singular
nominative Andrēās
genitive Andrēae
dative Andrēae
accusative Andrēān
Andrēam
ablative Andrēā
vocative Andrēā

Descendants[edit]


Manx[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Andreas m

  1. A male given name, Manx equivalent to Andrew.

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgate Latin Andreas. First recorded as a given name in Norway in the 12th century.

Proper noun[edit]

Andreas

  1. Andrew (biblical figure)
  1. A male given name .

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References[edit]

  • Kristoffer Kruken - Ola Stemshaug: Norsk personnamnleksikon, Det Norske Samlaget, Oslo 1995, ISBN 82-521-4483-7
  • [2] Statistisk sentralbyrå, Namnestatistikk: 19 793 males with the given name Andreas living in Norway on January 1st 2011, with frequency peaks in the 19th century and in the 1990s. Accessed on April 29th, 2011.

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Andreas, of Ancient Greek origin. First recorded in Sweden in runes in the 12th century.

Proper noun[edit]

Andreas c (genitive Andreas)

  1. Andrew (biblical figure)
  2. A male given name, the biblical form of Anders.

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References[edit]

  • Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn, Almqvist & Wiksell 1996, ISBN 91-21-10937-0
  • [3] Statistiska centralbyrån and Sture Allén, Staffan Wåhlin, Förnamnsboken, Norstedts 1995, ISBN 9119551622: 70 686 males with the given name Andreas living in Sweden on December 31st, 2010, with the frequency peak in the 1980s. Accessed on 19 June 2011.