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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.

Baby names that sound like Sandy are Sandey, Santo and Sante.

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Popularity of Sandy

Sandy is a somewhat popular first name for men (#840 out of 1220) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#5477 out of 88799) (1990 U.S. Census).

Displayed below are the baby name popularity trends of the name Sandy compared with its variant forms and related boy baby names. (2012 statistics). View the popularity trend for Sandy only.

Popularity of name Sandy
Popularity of Sandy