Meaning of André


Pronunciation: (än'drā or, for 1, an'drē for 2 also Fr. än&sylpdrā'), [key]
— n.
  1. 1751–80, British major hanged as a spy by the Americans in the Revolutionary War: plotted the betrayal of West Point with Benedict Arnold.
  2. a male given name, French form of
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