What does Randi mean?
Randi /ran-di/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Randi). Randi's name origin is Latin, and the name Randi means "worthy of admiration; admirable". Randi is a version of Miranda (Latin): in Shakespeare's "The Tempest". Randi is also a variation of Randy (English, Latin).
How popular is Randi?
Randi is a very prominent first name for women (#713 out of 4276, Top 17%) and a slightly less prominent last name for both adults and children (#110523 out of 150436, Top 73%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Randi for girls. Randi was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its highest position of #258 in the U.S. in the 1980s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Maranda, Mira (#613 last year), Miranda (#238), Myra (#638), Myranda and Randy are the popular varying forms of Randi. Usage of these girl names was at its peak in the year 1994 (usage of 0.3739%) and is now much lower (usage 0.2159%, 42.3% less), with the versions Maranda, Myra, Myranda, Randi and Randy becoming somewhat dated. Mira (#613) and Miranda (#238) are two of the more fashionable girl names here, and there is also a rebound in baby name usage for Miranda. Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Randi and associated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)