Greek mythology name
"advising like a man"

Andromeda Origin and Meaning

The name Andromeda is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "advising like a man".

One of the stellar unique baby names from mythology, Andromeda was the beautiful daughter of Cassiopeia who, like her mother, literally became a star--the constellation that bears her name.The Bohemian Andromeda makes a dramatic and adventurous choice in a time when four-syllable mythological names are gradually making their way into the mainstream.

Andromeda Tonks (nee Black), is a Harry Potter character

Cousin name Andromache belonged to the tragic wife of the Trojan Hector, appeared in Shakespeare's Troilus and Cressida and was the subject of plays by Euripedes and Racine.

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Andromeda in Pop Culture

  • Andromeda Tonks (nee Black)from the Harry Potter series
  • Andromeda Jensencharacter on TV's "Kyle XY"
  • "The Andromeda Strain" 1971 movie about an epidemic
  • Andromeda "Andi" Slateprotagonist in "Awoken" by Serra Elinsen
  • Andromeda "Anna" Fitzgeraldfrom book/movie "My Sister's Keeper"
  • Andromeda Attumasenmermaid,like character in Marvel Comics
  • Andromeda Shunmale character in manga "Saint Seiya"
  • "Mass Effect: Andromeda"video game in the Mass Effect series
  • "Andromeda" TV series
  • Andromedagalaxy 2.5 million light,years away
  • "Andromeda"song by the virtual band 'Gorillaz'
  • Andromedaa Greek princess who was rescued by Perseus

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