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Definitions for Andrews
ˈæn druzan·drews

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Andrews, Roy Chapman Andrewsnoun

    United States naturalist who contributed to paleontology and geology (1884-1960)


  1. Andrewsnoun

    derived from Andrew.


  1. andrews

    Andrews is primarily used as a surname, originating from the Greek name Andreas, which means "manly" or "courageous". Notable people with the surname Andrews include Julie Andrews, an English actress and singer, and V.C. Andrews, an American novelist. It is also used as a first name in English-speaking countries. In terms of geography, Andrews is the name of several places in the United States, such as Andrews, North Carolina and Andrews, South Carolina. It can also refer to an Array of Neutron Detectors characterizing Energy and Yield of Scissions, a tool used in nuclear physics. The usage and meaning can differ depending on the context.


  1. Andrews

    Andrews is a city in and the county seat of Andrews County in the U.S. state of Texas within the West Texas region. The population was 11,088 in 2010. Along with Midland and Odessa, these cities form the Midland-Odessa Combined Statistical Area with a population of 241,316 in four counties. Andrews was the fastest growing Texas micropolitan in 2008 and 2009. Andrews was incorporated on February 2, 1937. Both the city and county were named for Richard Andrews, the first Texan soldier to die in the Texas Revolution. United States Highway 385, Texas State Highway 115, and Texas State Highway 176 intersect through Andrews.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Andrews is ranked #218 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Andrews surname appeared 133,799 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 45 would have the surname Andrews.

    71.7% or 96,041 total occurrences were White.
    21.5% or 28,874 total occurrences were Black.
    2.5% or 3,439 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.2% or 2,944 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1% or 1,458 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.7% or 1,044 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. wanders

  2. wardens

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Andrews in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Andrews in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Andrews in a Sentence

  1. Scotland Nick Faldo:

    I looked at the gods, the St. Andrews golfing gods at No. 17. I thought, 'Thank you very much for that,' that was one of the greatest moments of my career.

  2. David Graham:

    I'm obviously excited and delighted to get into the Hall of Fame... I guess it's even more special in the fact it's here at St Andrews, i went through a period where I didn't think it was going to come. It's something you hope happens in your career.

  3. John Butler:

    Dorinda Carter Andrews don't stop a kid from receiving his high school diploma, already the most important moment of their life to that point, Dorinda Carter Andrews don't take that away for something as small as Alexander McQueen shoes -- and Alexander McQueen shoes's exactly what was going to happen.

  4. Marcus Fraser:

    That's why I came up here to try and do - get one of those spots at the( British) Open at St Andrews next year so it's great, I'm excited. I played there in 2005, the first major I ever played, and was jumping out of my skin on the first tee. But hopefully I will be a bit calmer next year.

  5. Charlie Sifford:

    Charlie Sifford also received an honorary doctorate degree from the University of St. Andrews in Scotland for Charlie Sifford career as a pioneer. Charlie Sifford often attended the Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone, not far from Charlie Sifford home in Ohio. During an interview with the AP in 2000, Charlie Sifford said Charlie Sifford was proud of the role in played in making the PGA Tour accessible to blacks.'' If I hadn't acted like a professional when they sent me out, if I did something crazy, there would never be any blacks playing.

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    • A. squashy
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