Meaning and Name Origin
For more on this name, see also the related girl name Chandra.
Chanda is a very popular first name for females (#1493 out of 4276, Top 35%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Chanda for girls. Chanda entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its apex position of #530 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Chanda and corresponding names. The only other popular related form of Chanda is Chandra. These girl names reached the height of their popularity during 1970-1979 and have become significantly less popular since, with the forms Chandra and Chanda becoming less fashionable. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Chanda▼ is alike in pronunciation to Chandy, Shanda▼, Shandea, Shandi, Shandy, Shaunda, Shawnda and Shonda▼. Other suggested similar baby names are Canada, Canda, Candi▼, Candia, Candy▼, Chana, Chandal, Chanha, Chania, Channa, Chanta, Chantae, Chantai, Chantay, Chante, Chantea, Chanya, Chaunta, Chonda, Cinda▼ and Cynda. These names tend to be less commonly used than Chanda.