Examples from the Web for andrew
The big slug happened to hit the suspect in the street, passing through his arm and then striking Police Officer Andrew Dossi.
When the father arrived at the hospital, he was told that Andrew Dossi was in surgery, but the wounds were not life-threatening.
The father of the wounded Officer Andrew Dossi sums it up perfectly.
Andrew and Fergie separated in 1992 after six years of marriage and formally divorced in 1996.
Andrew still plans to fly to Davos in Switzerland for the World Economic Forum on January 21, representing the British government.
Do you tell me you need money from Richard to pay Andrew's debts?The Black Moth|Georgette Heyer
My grandfather, Andrew Coffey, was known to every one in the region about his home as a quiet decent man.Bluebeard|Clifton Johnson
Andrew was now an orphan, and poor; but he had what makes any boy or man rich, the memory of a devoted, heroic mother.Famous American Statesmen|Sarah Knowles Bolton
The first man whom he tried was Andrew Persson, a wealthy mine owner at Rankhytta.Sweden|Victor Nilsson
Just as she opened the door of Andrew's cottage, Wiseli came out of the sitting-room.Rico and Wiseli|Johanna Spyri
British Dictionary definitions for andrew
Word Origin and History for andrew
masc. proper name, from Old French Andreu (Modern French André), from Latin Andreas, from Greek Andreas, from andreios "manly," from aner (genitive andros) "man" (see anthropo-). Andrew Millar (1590s) for some forgotten reason became English naval slang for "government authority," and especially "the Royal Navy." St. Andrew (feast day Nov. 30) has long been regarded as patron saint of Scotland. The Andrew's cross (c.1400) supposedly resembles the one St. Andrew was crucified on.