What does Brandy mean?
Brandy /bran-dy/ 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.
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.more]
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 1970-1979 and reached its top rank of #65 in the U.S. during the years 1980-1989, but is not ranked at the moment. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Brandy and affiliated names. Brandee, Brandi, Brandie, Brandon and Sherry are the prominent related forms of Brandy listed in the Top 1000. These relations of Brandy reached the top of their popularity during the years 1970-1979 (median #433) and have become significantly less common since.
Thinking of names?
Brandy▼ is alike in pronunciation to Breanda, Brenda▼, Brendah, Brendie, Brennda, Breonda, Brianda, Brinda and Brynda. Other suggested similar baby names are Amandy, Barinda, Bianey, Bindy, Blanda, Blondy, Bradi, Bradly, Brady, Bradyn, Brana, Branca, Brandalyn, Brandolyn, Brandylyn, 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.