What does Meranda mean?
Meranda /mer-an-da/ as a name for girls is of Latin origin, and the name Meranda means "worthy of admiration". Meranda is a version, with the prefix Me-, of Miranda (Latin): in Shakespeare's "The Tempest".
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. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Meranda and affiliated names. Miranda (#238 a year ago), Myranda and Maranda are the popular varying forms of Meranda (outside Top 1000) appearing in the Top 1000. Adoption of these forms of Meranda was common in the year 1995 (median #369) and has become much less since (#746, ▼60%), with the versions Maranda and Myranda becoming less fashionable. Miranda is the most contemporarily stylish birth name among these, and there is a resurgence in birth name usage for this name. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Meranda is pronounced similarly to Marianda and Marinda. Other suggested similar baby names are Branda, Caranda, Deanda, Debranda, Demanda, Derinda, Dorinda, Fernanda▲, Geralda, Gerarda, Leanda, Leonda, Loranna, Manda▼, Melana, Melania, Melinda▼, Melynda, Meralda, Merna, Merona, Mirana, Morena, Nolanda, Rexana, Selinda, Teryna, Verena and Yolanda▼. These names tend to be more frequently used than Meranda.