What does Saundra mean?
Saundra /saun-dra/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Greek and English derivation, and the name Saundra means "shining upon man". Saundra is an alternate form of Cassandra (Greek): perhaps a variation 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▼.Kreatif forms: Saundrasa, Saunra, Saunsa. [more]
How popular is Saundra?
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. Forms like Sanndra are uncommon. Adoption of these girl names reached its highest in the year 1990 (usage of 0.4319%) and is now significantly less (usage 0.1001%, ▼76.8%), with versions like Sandra, Kassandra, Casandra, Cassondra and Kasandra 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)