What does Shandy mean?
Shandy \sh(an)-dy\ as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Shandy). Name of a popular drink in Britain made up of beer and lemonade or ginger ale. Use as a girl's name is probably due to its similarity to the familiar Sandy and Mandy.
For more on this name, see also the related girl name Shannon.
Shandy is an uncommon given name for females but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#54385 out of 150436, Top 36%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Manda, Mandi, Mandy, Sandi, Sandy and Shannon are the popular alternative forms of Shandy (#unlisted). Usage of these girl names reached its peak during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.5538%) and has become much lower since, with versions such as Mandi, Mandy, Sandi, Sandy and Shannon falling out of fashion. Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Shandy and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Shandy is pronounced similarly to Chanda▼, Chandy, Shanda▼, Shandeya, Shandi, Shaunda, Shawnda and Shonda▼. Other recommended similar baby names are Sanda, Sande, Sandye, Shanay, Shaney, Shanit, Shanta▼, Shantay, Shante▼, Shantey, Shanti, Sindy, Syndy and Thandy. These names tend to be more frequently used than Shandy.