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Meaning and name origin
Candia \c(a)-ndia, can-dia\ as a girl's name. Name of the town of Candia, now Heraklion in Crete. The name was supposedly used in the Barrow and Quaker families, and established by the late 18th century. A prominent bearer was Candia Barrow, the wife of John Cadbury, founder of the chocolate company.
Candia is not a popular first name for females but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#26740 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Candia for girls (2015 statistics).
Candia is also pronounced similarly to Canda, Candee, Candi, Candie, Candy, Kandi and Kandie. Other suggested similar baby names are Canada, Candias, Candida, Candis, Candita, Candra, Chanda, Cinda, Cindi, Cindia, Cindie, Cintia, Cynda, Cyndi, Cyndia, Cyndie and Cyntia. These names tend to be more commonly used than Candia.
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