What is short for Angelina?
The English borrowed Andrew from the Old French “Andreu” (now André) sometime around the 11th century. The female equivalent (i.e., Andrea) did not appear until the 17th century. Today Andrea is a super popular boy’s name in Italy.
Drea, Andie,Dre’, Andi, Dray, Dree, Dea, Dede, Ann, Andy, and Dee. It comes from the Greek word andrós which means “manly”. For a girl’s name, some people extrapolate that the meaning is “courageous” or “womanly”.
Is Angelina a popular name?
The name Angelina is a girl’s name of Spanish, Italian, Greek origin meaning “angel”.
What is a good nickname for Angelina?
Angie, Angel, Angeline, Angelica, Angelita. Angelina is a diminutive form of the name Angela, a name derived from the Greek angelos (Greek αγγελος) meaning “messenger”.