Andros

biographical name An·dros \ ˈan-ˌdräs , -drəs \

Definition of Andros

Sir Edmund 1637–1714 British colonial governor in America

Andros

geographical name An·dros

Definition of Andros

1 play \ˈan-drəs\ island, largest of Bahamas area 1600 square miles (4160 square kilometers), population 7686
2 play \ˈan-drəs, -ˌdräs; ˈän-t͟hrȯs\ island of Greece 25 miles (40 kilometers) long in the northern Cyclades

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