Meaning and Name Origin
Kandace \k(a)-nda-ce, kan-dace\ as a girls' name is pronounced KAN-diss. Variant spelling of Candace (Latin) possibly "clarity". The name was the ancient title of queens of Ethiopia before the fourth century.
Kandace▼ has 21 more related variations via Candace: Caddy, Canda, Candaice, Candance, Candas, Candase, Candayce, Candee, Candelle, Candi▼, Candice▼, Candis, Candiss, Candra, Candyce, Dace, Dacee, Dacey, Dacia, Dacy and Kanticia.
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)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Kandace and affiliated names. Prominent alternative forms of Kandace listed in the Top 1000 are Kandi, Kandice, Kandy, Candy, Candi, Candice, Candis and Candace. Adoption of these girl names was at its highest during 1980-1989 and has become significantly lower since, with forms like Kandace, Kandice, Candy, Candice and Candi falling out of fashion. (2014 Birth Statistics)