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Meranda

What does Meranda mean?

Meranda Pronunciation of Meranda [meran-da] as a name for girls is of Latin origin, and the name Meranda means "worthy of admiration". Meranda is a version of Miranda (Latin): in Shakespeare's "The Tempest".

Variations

Meranda has 4 variants: Maranda, Mirandah, Mirranda and Myranda.

Meranda has 2 more different relations via Miranda: Miran and Randa.

Creative forms:
(female) Meanda, Merandra, ..

(male) Meranman, Meranna, ..

Middle name pairings:
Meranda Aubrie (M.A.), ..

How popular is Meranda?

Meranda is an uncommonly occurring given name for women but a very prominent last name for all people (#34711 out of 150436, Top 23%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Meranda entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its top position of #1001 in the U.S. in the year 1994, but is not listed at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Miranda (#278 a year ago), Randa, Myranda and Maranda are the popular varying forms of Meranda appearing in the Top 2000. Usage of these forms of Meranda was common in the year 1995 (median #827) and has become much less since (#1655, 82%), with versions like Myranda falling out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Meranda, Maranda, Miranda, Myranda, Randa in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Meranda is pronounced similarly to Marianda and Marinda. Other suggested similar names are Armanda, Belenda, Belynda, Branda, Brianda, Brynda, Caranda, Celinda, Deanda, Debranda, Delinda, Demanda, Derinda, Dianda, Dorinda, Dyrinda (see Dorinda), Fernanda, Frayda, Geralda, Gerarda, Haralda, Larinda, Lawanda, Leanda, Leonda, Magda, Manda, Mando, Maraya, Marena, Marnja, Matana, Mayda, Meade, Meena, Melana, Melanee, Melaney, Melani, Melania, Melanie, Melany, Meleana, Melinda, Melisanda, Melynda, Meral, Meralda, Merced, Mercina, Merissa, Merlina, Merna, Merola, Merona, Mirana, Mirjana, Miyanna, Moana, Morena, Morgana, Murna, Nereida, Nereyda, Nerida, Orlanda, Sanda, Secunda, Serilda, Smeralda, Wenda, Zanda and Zenda. These names tend to be more frequently used than Meranda.

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