What does Randi mean?
Randi [ran-di] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Randi) It is of Norwegian and Old German origin, is pronounced RON-dee, RAN-dee.and the meaning of Randi is "fair, wise judge; wolf shield". Mythology: name of a Norse god. Randi as an English name is a variant of Randolph, and was first used in 1952 in America.
Affiliated boy name: Randy.
(male) Randio, Rendi, ..
(female) Ranni, Ranse, .. Middle name pairings:
Randi Javier (R.J.), ..
How popular is Randi?
Randi is an uncommon given name for men but a somewhat popular last name for all people (#110523 out of 150436, Top 73%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Randi was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its highest position of #1499 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with similar and related boy names. Popular varying forms of Randi are Randy (#570 last year), Randall (#1035), Randolph, Randolf, Randell and Randal. These forms of Randi were favored as baby names in the 1950s (median #516) and are now much less common.
Randi is alike in pronunciation to Randey and Randie. Other suggested similar names are Aadi, Fadi, Gadi, Hadi, Hamdi, Rabbi, Rabi, Rad, Radd, Raffi, Rafi, Rai, Rami, Ramzi, Rance, Rand, Randel, Randl (see Randall), Randle, Randon, Rane, Range, Ranjit, Rankin, Ravi, Rinji, Rudi, Tadi and Waldi. Like Randi, these names are not commonly used.See names in meaning and etymology.