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Sandy meaning and name origin

Sandy \s(a)-ndy, san-dy\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Sandy), is pronounced SAN-dee. Pet form, originally Scottish, of the Greek name Alexander. Sometimes also given as a nickname based on a person's hair or coloring, like Rusty. Sandro is an Italian form; Sandor is Hungarian.

Sandy has 5 variant forms: Sandey, Sandie, Sandino, Sandor and Sandro.

For more information, see also related names Shandy and Zander.

Suggested similar baby names are Dandy, Nandy, Randy, Sante, Santo, Shandey and Tandy.

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Popularity of Sandy

Sandy is a somewhat popular first name for males (#840 out of 1220) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#5477 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Sandy name for boys (2012 statistics). Compare Sandy with its variant forms and related boy baby names.

Top 1000 ranking of Sandy name in U.S.
Top 100 ranking of Sandy outside U.S.