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What does Chandan mean?

Chandan Pronunciation of Chandan [chan-dan] as a name for boys means "moon, light". Chandan is an alternate form of Chand (Hindi, Sanskrit).

Associated with: moon, light (bright).


1 related form via Chand: Chandak.

Creative forms:
(male) Candan, Chancan, ..

(female) Chanca, Chandi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Chandan Bradyn (C.B.), ..

How popular is Chandan?

Chandan is an uncommonly occurring given name for males. Chandan is also an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Chandan has yet to make it into the list so far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Chandan name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Chandan outside U.S.

Similar Names

Chandan is alike in pronunciation to Shandon. Other suggested similar names are Bradan, Brandan, Breandan, Brendan, Cadan, Cadfan, Cadon, Caedan, Caelan, Caidan, Caiden, Caidon, Calan, Callan, Camden, Camdin, Camdon, Canaday, Cannan, Canon, Canyon, Caolan, Cardin, Cardon, Cathan, Cavan, Caydan, Cayden, Caydon, Chadd, Chan, Chanan, Chance, Chancey, Chandler, Chane, Chaney, Chang, Chaniel, Chann, Channing, Channon, Chanoch, Chanok, Chantz, Chany, Chanyel, Chaplain, Chaplin, Chapman, Chayan, Chayann, Ciaran, Claran, Claudan, Conan, Crandal, Crandall, Cronan, Elhanan, Haddan, Hannan, Kadan, Kannan, Kaydan, Landan, Mandan, Phinean, Phinian, Scanlan, Shaan, Shanan, Shannan and Shayan. These names tend to be more frequently used than Chandan.

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