What does Saundra mean?
Saundra \sa(u)-nd-ra, saun-dra\ as a girls' name is of Greek and English derivation, and the name Saundra means "shining upon man". Saundra is a form of Cassandra (Greek): perhaps a version of Alexander. Saundra is also a form of Sandra (English). Saundra is also used as a variant of Sondra.
Saundra▼ has 30 more related variations via Cassandra, Sandra, Sondra: Casandera, Casandra▼, Casandri, Casaundr, Casaundra, Casondra, Casoundra, Cassaundra, Cassondra▼, Cassundra, Kasandera, Kasandra▼, Kasandria, Kasaundra, Kasondra, Kasoundra, Kassandra▼, Kassaundra, Kassondra, Sanda, Sande, Sandee, Sandera, Sandi▼, Sandie, Sandrella, Sandretta, Sandrina, Sandrine and Sandy▼.
Saundra is a very prominent first name for females (#787 out of 4276, Top 18%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Saundra for girls. Saundra was first listed in 1930-1939 and reached its apex position of #292 in the U.S. during 1940-1949, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Popular related forms of Saundra appearing in the Top 1000 are Cassandra (#516 last year), Kassandra (#683), Sandra (#800), Sandy, Sondra, Sandi, Kasandra, Casandra and Cassondra. Adoption of these girl names reached its highest in 1990 and is now significantly less, with versions like Sandra, Kassandra, Sandy, Saundra and Sondra becoming somewhat outmoded. Cassandra (#516) is the most fashionable girl name among these. Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the girl name Saundra and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)