Andrzej name meaning

✍  Updated on: March 8th, 2023
Gender: Boy
Origin: Old Greek
Usage: Polish, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Pronunciation: AN-jay
Meaning: The Brave and The Manly
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What does Andrzej mean?

Used mostly in Danish, Finnish, Norwegian, Polish and Swedish unexpected, Andrzej has its origin in Old Greek is a boy name, Andrzej means "The Brave or The Manly". Andrzej is Polish equivalent of Andreas.

Also Andrzej is Polish cognate of Andrew.

How do I pronounce Andrzej?

One syllabled Andrzej is most commonly pronounced as AN-jay with emphasis on first AN syllable. The other ways to say the name are a-ndr-zej or an(d)-rzej.

Variants of Andrzej

Andreas, Andrew, Ander, Adnrew, Andra, Andrewjacob, Leander, Andor, Andrea

Names that rhyme with Andrzej

How popular is the name Andrzej?

Andrzej is an uncommon baby name in United States, although it has been in use since 1966 but could not make beyond the top 3000. Over 347 people have been named Andrzej in United States.

In England and Wales, it has been in use since 1996 and achieved its top ranking of 1828 in 2008. Over 103 babies in England and Wales have been named Andrzej.

In Ireland, it is relatively new, first appeared in 2007.

Andrzej is a rare baby name in France and may not be used now. But an extremely popular name in Poland where every 1 in 80 have the name.

As per our estimate, over 570000 people has been named Andrzej globally.

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What numbers say about Andrzej?

People admire your spirit. You are influential and use your influence to do great things. You are passionate when it comes to relationships but cool off too easily. Your carelessness and numbness is only a facade. You are the most active, livingly human being in your surroundings. You are secretive when it comes to your dreams and goals because you believe that the fewer people know about your ideas and happiness, the longer you will stay happy and motivated.

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Sibling Names for Andrzej

Selecting the perfect name for your little one can be a daunting task. If you're considering the name Andrzej, you might want to explore sibling names that complement it. Here are some great options to consider for your new bundle of joy.

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Famous people named Andrzej

  • Andrzej Biegalski, Polish heavyweight amateur boxing champion
  • Andrzej Pilipiuk,
  • Andrzej Frycz Modrzewski, Polish Renaissance scholar
  • Andrzej Zaucha, Polish journalist and writer
  • Andrzej Gwiazda, engineer and prominent opposition leader,
  • Andrzej Aumiller, Polish politician
  • Andrzej Sakson, Polish sociologist and historian
  • Andrzej Jerzy Lech, Polish artist and photographer
  • Andrzej Kowerski, Polish Army officer and SOE agent during World War II
  • Andrzej Wawrzyniak, sailor, diplomat, connoisseur and collector of Oriental art
  • Andrzej Niegolewski, Polish colonel during the Napoleonic Wars
  • Andrzej Panufnik, Polish composer and conductor
  • Andrzej Maria Deskur, was President emeritus of the Pontifical Council for Social Communications and a Cardinal of the Catholic Church
  • Andrzej Szejna, Polish politician and Member of the European Parliament for the Lesser Poland Voivodeship & Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship with the Democratic Left Alliance-Labor Union
  • Andrzej Małkowski, Polish Scoutmaster activist of youth and independence organisations
  • Andrzej Trzaskowski, Polish jazz composer and musicologist
  • Andrzej Sławiński, Polish economist and Professor of Economics at the Warsaw School of Economics
  • Andrzej Dłużniewski, was considered one of the greatest contemporary Polish sculptors
  • Andrzej Grabarczyk, Polish actor
  • Andrzej Leszczyński, was Voivode of Dorpat Voivodeship
  • Andrzej Tomasz Zapałowski, Polish politician and a Member of the European Parliament
  • Andrzej Towpik, Polish ambassador to the United Nations
  • Andrzej Stanisław Załuski, priest in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth
  • Andrzej Krzycki, Renaissance Polish writer and archbishop
  • Andrzej Białynicki-Birula, Polish mathematician
  • Andrzej Sontag, retired triple jumper from Poland
  • Andrzej Osipów, CEO of Szybka Kolej Miejska
  • Andrzej Diakonow, Polish politician
  • Andrzej Jezierski, Polish and Irish sprint canoeist
  • Andrzej Szpilman, dentist, composer, music producer, publisher
  • Andrzej Smolik, Polish musician, composer, music producer
  • Andrzej Kostenko, screenwriter, film director, actor
  • Andrzej Maria Gołaś, Polish politician
  • Andrzej Person, Polish senator, representing Civic Platform
  • Andrzej Pruszkowski, was president of Lublin
  • Andrzej Rewilak,
  • Andrzej Zieliński, Polish athlete
  • Andrzej Rafałowicz, Polish merchant, banker and politician
  • Andrzej Bemer, 17th-century sculptor and architect
  • Andrzej Gawroński, Polish Indologist, linguist and polyglot
  • Andrzej Szołdrski, Polish nobleman and Roman Catholic priest
  • Andrzej Sołtan, Polish nuclear physicist
  • Andrzej Laszczak, Polish luger who has competed since the late 1990s
  • Andrzej Pluciński, Polish basketball player
  • Andrzej Mostowski, Polish mathematician
  • Andrzej Trautman, Polish mathematical physicist
  • Andrzej Tarkowski, Polish embryologist and a professor at Warsaw University
  • Andrzej Trybulec, Polish mathematician and computer scientist
  • Andrzej Alojzy Ankwicz, Roman Catholic archbishop of Prague
  • Andrzej Schinzel, Polish mathematician
  • Andrzej Sapkowski, Polish fantasy writer
  • Andrzej Żuławski, Polish film director and writer
  • Andrzej Wajda, Polish film and theatre director
  • Andrzej Lepper, Polish politician
  • Andrzej Badeński, Polish sprinter who specialized in the 400 metres
  • Andrzej Ziemiański, Polish author of fantasy, science fiction

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