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What does Kandis mean?

Kandis Pronunciation of Kandis [kan-dis] as a name for girls is a Latin name, and the meaning of the name Kandis is "clarity, whiteness". Kandis is a variant form of Candice (Latin): from "canditia". Kandis is also a variant of Kandace (Latin).

Associated with: whiteness.


Kandis has 22 variants: Candace, Candiace, Candias, Candiese, Candis, Candise, Candiss, Candus, Candyce, Candys, Candyse, Candyss, Kandice, Kandise, Kandiss, Kandus, Kandyce, Kandyse, Kendice, Kendis, Khandace and Khandice.

10 more relations via Candice, Kandace: Candes, Candide, Candie, Candist, Candita, Candy, Kandee, Kandi, Kandy and Kantisia.

Creative forms:
(female) Kyndis, ..

(male) Kankir, Kantil, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kandis Caydence (K.C.), ..

How popular is Kandis?

Kandis is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#3167 out of 4276, Top 74%) but an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Kandis entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its apex position of #1317 in the U.S. during 1980-1989, but is not found in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kandis name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kandis outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Candice (#1854 last year), Kandi, Kandice, Kandy, Kandace, Candyce, Candie, Candis, Candy and Candace are the popular alternative forms of Kandis. Adoption of these relations of Kandis was widespread in the 1980s (adoption of 0.35%) and has become significantly reduced since, with forms such as Candy going out of style.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kandis, Candace, Candice, Candie, Candis in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Candy, Candyce, Kandace, Kandi, Kandice, Kandy in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kandis and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Kandis is pronounced similarly to Candas and Candase. Other suggested similar names are Brandis, Candi, Candia, Janais, Jancis, Janis, Jannis, Kaandi, Kadi, Kadia, Kadie, Kandie, Kandra, Kani, Karis, Kaydi, Khandi, Mandi, Mandie, Mandisa, Randi, Randie, Sandi, Sandie, Tandie, Tanis, Vardis, Wandie, Wandis and Zandie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Kandis.