Meaning and name origin
Brandy \b-ran-dy, br(a)-ndy\ as a girl's name is pronounced BRAN-dee. It is of English origin. The name of the distilled wine, which comes from the Dutch term "brandewijn", used as a given name. Also probably invented as a feminine version of Brandon. Brandi is also an Italian surname form of Brand, meaning "sword". Pop singer Brandy.
Brandy has 35 variant forms: Brand, Branda, Brandace, Brandais, Brandala, Brande, Brandea, Brandee, Brandei, Brandeli, Brandell, Brandelle, Brandelyn, Brandi, Brandice, Brandie, Brandii, Brandily, Brandin, Brandis, Brandise, Brandyce, Brandye, Brandyn, Branell, Brani, Brann, Branndais, Brannde, Branndea, Branndi, Branndie, Brantley, Branyell and Debranda.
Brandy is a very popular first name for females (#276 out of 4276, Top 6%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#13102 out of 88799, Top 15%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Brandy for girls (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Brandy and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Brandie, Sherry, Brandee, Brandon, Brandi and Brandy. (2014 statistics).
Brandy is also pronounced similarly to Breanda, Brenda, Brianda, Brinda and Brynda. Other suggested similar baby names are Brady, Brendyl and Briand. These names tend to be less commonly used than Brandy.