Andar (अंदार)/Andar (अंदर) Andar (अन्दार) Andara (अंदार) Andaria (अंदारिया) Andariya (अंदारिया) is Jat gotra same a Andhak.  Andar clan found in Afghanistan.  Andar (अंदार) Jat clan is found in Multan, Pakistan.
They are mentioned by Megasthenes as Andarae (Andar,Andhra), A powerful race, which possesses numerous villages, and thirty towns defended by walls and towers, and which supplies its king with an army of 100,000 infantry, 2,000 cavalry, and 1,000 elephants (See - Jat clans as described by Megasthenes)
Bhim Singh Dahiya writes that in 658 B.C. we hear that Assyria was attacked by Andaria, who "was most probably a Scythian leader". Ashur Banipal was the Assyrian ruler at that time. We must note that Andaria is to be compared with the Andar clan.
[Page-100]: names of quite a different stamp, and their character is maintained in the subdivisions of tribes springing from them in succeeding generations. Thus Turan is divided into the clans of Tokhi and Hotak, whilst amongst those classed as sprung from Buran are the Andar and Taraki. All these names are distinctly of Turk origin, and the evidence of the Afghan accounts, such as they are, go to show that (even if there had been a prior immigration of some part of this Turk tribe) about the beginning of the eighth century of our era, when the Arabs were over running Transoxiana the country called Turan in contradistinction to Iran with the sword and Kuran, certain Turk tribes, known by the name of Khilich or Khilichi, and said to be Christians of the Nestorian Church at that time a flourishing patriarchate in both Western and Eastern Turkistan emigrated from their native country and sought refuge in the inaccessible mountains of Ghor in Afghanistan.
- B S Dahiya:Jats the Ancient Rulers (A clan study)/Jat Clan in India,p.236
- Jat History Dalip Singh Ahlawat/Parishisht-I, s.n. अ-34
- Mahendra Singh Arya et al: Adhunik Jat Itihas, p.226,s.n. 8
- An Inquiry Into the Ethnography of Afghanistan, H. W. Bellew, p.26
- A glossary of the Tribes and Castes of the Punjab and North-West Frontier Province By H.A. Rose Vol II/A, p.12
- Jats the Ancient Rulers (A clan study)/Jat Clan in India,p. 278
- Jats the Ancient Rulers (A clan study)/The Antiquity of the Jats, p.300
- The Races of Afghanistan/Chapter XI,p.99-100
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