Meaning and Name Origin
Nicandro \n(i)-cand-ro, nic(an)-dro\ as a boys' name is of Spanish and Greek origin, and the meaning of Nicandro is "man of victory". Santo Nicandro is patron saint of the town of Venfro, Italy, and there is also a town called San Nicandro Gargano in Puglia. Nicandro was a Greco-Roman soldier who led a revolt for Christianity to the death in Southern Italy around the fourth century. He is venerated in the Festa di Santo Nicandro every year in June.
Nicandro is an unusual given name for males. Nicandro is an equivalently unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Nicandro for boys. Nicandro has yet to make it into the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)