What does Chanda mean?
Chanda /chan-da/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Hindi and Sanskrit origin, and the meaning of Chanda is "hot, fierce, passionate".
Affiliated girl name: Chandra.
VariationsKreatif forms: Chanca, Chanpa. [more]
How popular is Chanda?
Chanda is a very popular first name for females (#1493 out of 4276, Top 35%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#39444 out of 150436, Top 26%). (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. in the 1970s, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Chanda and corresponding names. The only other popular related form of Chanda appearing in the Top 1000 is Chandra. These girl names reached the height of their popularity during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.5585%) and have become significantly less popular since, with the forms Chanda and Chandra becoming less fashionable. (2014 Birth Statistics)
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.