What does Sande mean?
Sande [sande] as a name for girls is a Greek name, and the name Sande means "man's defender; shining upon man". Sande is a variant form of Alexandra (Greek): Latinate feminine version of Alexander. Sande is also a derivative of Cassandra (Greek).
19 alternative forms via Alexandra, Cassandra: Anda, Casie, Sanda, Sandee, Sandera, Sandi▼, Sandie, Sandra▼, Sandrine, Sandy▼, Sandye, Sanndra, Sannie, Sasha, Saundra▼, Sondra▼, Xandra, Zanda and Zandra.Creative forms:
(female) Sando, Sanse, ..
(male) Sanan, Sanver, .. Middle name pairings:
Sande Bella (S.B.), ..
How popular is Sande?
Sande is a rare first name for women but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#18775 out of 150436, Top 12%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Sande (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Alexandra (#101 from current records), Casie, Cassandra (#511), Sandee, Sandi, Sandie, Sandra (#831), Sandy (#1918), Sasha (#542), Saundra, Sondra and Zandra. Other variants, like Sanda, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Sande was at its most widespread during the years 1940-1949 (usage of 3%) and has become significantly less since (usage 0.3%, 91% less), with versions such as Sandy becoming less stylish. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Amande, Ande, Brande, Cade, Hinde, Jade▲, Jaide, Jayde▲, Kade, Kayde, Lynde, Maude▼, Mayde, Sable, Sada, Sade▼, Sadee, Sadie▲, Sadye▼, Sage▲, Saida, Saidee, Saidey, Saidie, Saige▲, Salinde, San, Sana, Sanna, Sanndi (see Sandy), Sanny, Santa, Sarie, Sayda, Saydie, Sayge, Shade, Shanae▼, Shanda▼, Shandea (see Shandy), Shandee, Shandel, Shandey, Shandi, Shandie, Shandy, Shane, Shanee, Shanie, Shante▼, Sharde, Sindee, Sindi, Sindie, Sindy, Sine, Sonje, Stanze, Synda, Syndee, Syndi, Syndie, Syndy and Ysande. These names tend to be more frequently used than Sande.See names in meaning and etymology.