Pronunciation: (än'drā or, for 1, an'drē; for 2 also Fr. än-drā'), [key]
1. John, 1751–80, British major hanged as a spy by the Americans in the Revolutionary War: plotted the betrayal of West Point with Benedict Arnold.
2. a male given name, French form of Andrew.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.