What does Candia mean?
Candia [can-dia] as a girls' 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.
Associated with: 18th century.
(female) Cadia, Cardia, ..
(male) Cant, Canut, .. Middle name pairings:
Candia Freya (C.F.), ..
How popular is Candia?
Candia is an unusual first name for women but a very prominent last name for all people (#18263 out of 150436, Top 12%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Candia has yet to be recorded in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Candia is alike in pronunciation to Canda, Candee, Candi, Candie, Candy▼, Chonda, Kaandi, Kandee, Kandi, Kandie, Kandy, Kenda and Khandi. Other suggested similar names are Cacia, Cadi, Cadie, Canada, Candas, Candiace, Candido, Candis, Candise, Candiss, Candra, Candus, Canna, Cardin, Casia, Cassia, Catia, Caylia, Chandra▼, Chandria, Chanta, Cinda, Cindi, Cindie, Cinthia, Clodia, Cynda, Cyndee, Cyndi, Cyndia, Cyndy, Cyntha, Cyntia, Fadia, Fannia, Hadia, Hania, India▼, Kandra, Manda▼, Mandie, Mandisa, Nadia, Nanda, Nania, Pania, Randa, Rania, Sadia, Sancia, Sandi▼, Sandie, Sanzia, Tania▼, Tanzia, Vanda, Vardia, Wanda▼, Wandie, Wandis, Zanda and Zandra. These names tend to be more commonly used than Candia.See names in meaning and etymology.