Anders Name Meaning and Origin

Anders is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘Greek’ origin. The baby name Anders means “Virile”.


Anders Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Greek”



Anders is a Boy name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “AN + derz”


Anders Name Meaning:

Anders is a Scandinavian variant of Andrew. Andrew is the English form of the Greek name Andreas, derived from the Greek words aner or andros, which means ‘man’. There are over 250 different spellings and forms of the name Andrew in different languages, all with the same meaning.



It is a Christian baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Anderson, Andy, Andirs, Ander


Famous people with this name:

Anders “Ders” Holm, American actor and screenwriter;

Anders Per Jarryd, Swedish doubles tennis player;

Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Danish politician, NATO secretary-general;

Anders Aukland, Norwegian skier;

Anders Leonard Zorn, Swedish painter;

Anders Frithiof August, Danish screenwriter; son of Billie and Pernilla August;

Anders Samuelson, son of runner Joan Benoit and Scott Samuelson;

Anders Reyn Ribeiro (b. 2015), son of Alfonso Ribeiro & Angela Unkrich




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