Meaning and name origin
Fernanda \f(e)-rnan-da, fer-na-nda\ as a girl's name is pronounced fer-NAHN-dah. It is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Fernanda is "ready journey". From fard nand. Feminine of Ferdinand or Fernando.
Fernanda is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2517 out of 4276, Top 59%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Fernanda for girls. Fernanda reached its highest rank of #258 in the U.S. in 2009. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Fernanda and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Fernanda (#528), Nan and Fern. (2014 statistics).