What does Maranda mean?
(female) Maranna, Maranta, ..
(male) Maranka, Maranto, .. Middle name pairings:
Maranda Katy (M.K.), ..
How popular is Maranda?
Maranda is a very popular first name for women (#1528 out of 4276, Top 36%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#36807 out of 150436, Top 24%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Maranda reached its peak rank of #407 in the U.S. in the year 1994, but is not ranked currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Miranda (#278 last year), Randa, Myranda and Meranda are the prominent variation forms of Maranda listed in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Mirandah, are uncommon. These forms of Maranda reached the apex of their popularity in the year 1995 (median #827) and are now significantly less popular (#1655, ▼82.2%), with forms such as Miranda falling out of fashion.
Maranda▼ is pronounced similarly to Marianda and Marinda. Other recommended names are Barinda, Branda, Caranda, Darinda, Haralda, Laranca (see Laura), Larinda, Laronda, Lawanda▼, Mafalda, Malana, Malinda▼, Malynda, Manda▼, Maralinda, Maraya, Marelda, Marena, Mariana, Marianna▲, Marilda, Marina▼, Marinna, Markeda, Marlana, Marna, Marnia, Marnja, Marnya, Maryanna, Masada, Matana, Mayana, Meralda, Mirana and Zarinda. These names tend to be less frequently used than Maranda.See names in meaning and etymology.