What does Kandace mean?
Kandace /kan-dace/ as a girls' name is pronounced KAN-diss. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Kandace is "clarity, whiteness". Variant spelling of Candace. The name was the ancient title of queens of Ethiopia before the fourth century.
How popular is Kandace?
Kandace is a very prominent first name for women (#2033 out of 4276, Top 48%) but an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Kandace for girls. Kandace was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its apex rank of #754 in the U.S. in 1990, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Prominent alternative forms of Kandace listed in the Top 1000 are Kandice, Kandy, Kandi, Candice, Candy and Candace. Other variants, like Candas, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Kandace was at its highest during 1980-1989 (median #638) and has become lower since. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Kandace and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Kandace▼ is pronounced similarly to Candiace, Candise, Candyse, Kandise, Kandus, Kandyse, Kendice, Khandace and Khandice. Other recommended similar baby names are Brandace, Kadee, Kaidee, Kanani, Kandie, Kayce, Kaydence▲, Kendal▼, Kendall▲ and Kindall. These names tend to be less frequently used than Kandace.