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 information, 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 (#42125 out of 88799, Top 47%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Shandy and affiliated names. Manda, Mandi, Mandy, Sandi, Sandy and Shannon are the popular alternative forms of Shandy (#unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000. Usage of this girl name reached its peak during the years 1970-1979 and has become much lower since, with versions such as Mandi, Mandy, Sandi, Sandy and Shannon falling out of fashion. (2014 Birth Statistics)
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.