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Gender: Female Pronunciation: DRAY-a Origin of Drea: Diminutive of Alexandrea or Andrea Meaning of Alexandria: Variation of Alexandra, Greek, "defending men"

The name Drea is a girl's name . Drea and is often added to lists like Nicknames for Baby Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Makeover name game: from one gender to the other".

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Introduced via Sopranos star Drea (born Andrea) de Matteo, and catching on with a wider audience.

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Famous People Named Drea

Andrea Donna "Drea" de Matteo, American actress
Andrea Danyell "Drea" Kelly, American dancer and reality TV personality ("Hollywood Exes")

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