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What does Brandy mean?

Brandy Pronunciation of Brandy [brandy] as a girls' 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.

Associated with: surname, sword (warrior).

Variations

Brandy has 35 variants: 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.

Affiliated girl names: Brandilyn and Sherry.

Kreatif forms:
(female) Brany, Brondy, ..

(male) Branne, Branse, ..

How popular is Brandy?

Brandy is a very prominent first name for women (#276 out of 4276, Top 6%) and also a very prominent surname for all people (#18883 out of 150436, Top 13%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Displayed below is the birth name statistics of Brandy for girls. Brandy was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its top rank of #63 in the U.S. during the years 1980-1989, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Brandy name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Brandy outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Displayed below is a study of the ranking of the girl name Brandy and affiliated names. Brande, Brandee, Brandi (#1877 from recent data), Brandie, Brandon and Sherry are the prominent related forms of Brandy listed in the Top 2000. These relations of Brandy reached the top of their popularity in the 1980s (median #641) and have become significantly less common since.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Brandy, Brande, Brandee, Brandi, Brandie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Brandon, Sherry in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Brandy and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Brandy is alike in pronunciation to Breanda, Brenda, Brendah, Brendie, Brennda, Breonda, Brianda, Brinda and Brynda. Other suggested similar names are Amandy, Barinda, Bianey, Bindy, Blanda, Blondy, Bradi, Bradly, Brady, Bradyn, Brana, Branca, Brandalyn, Brandolyn, Brandylyn (see Brandilyn), Branka, Brendyl, Briand, Bridy, Briney, Briny, Bronny, Bronte, Burgandy, Candy, Chandy, Franky, Franny, Jandy, Kandy, Mandy, Randy, Sandy, Shandy, Tandy, Thandy, Wandy and Zandy. These names tend to be less commonly used than Brandy.

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