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Tandie

What does Tandie mean?

Tandie Pronunciation of Tandie [tandie] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Tandie). Modern name, possibly derived as a Scottish nickname for Andrew. However, the Latin-derived English word "tandem" could also be a source, as well as the Old Norse term "tandr", meaning "fire". The name could also be derived from the Zulu name Thandiwe or from the name of an Irish patriot, James Napper Tandy, whose exploits are featured in the ballad "The Wearing of the Green".

ASSOCIATED WITH modern, scottish, old, norse, fire, irish (gaelic)

Variations

VARIANTS Tandey, Tandy

OTHER FORMS VIA ANDREW, THANDIWE Andie, Andre, Dandie, Dandy, Mandrew, Ohndre, Ondre, Thandey, Thandie, Thandy

CREATIVE FORMS
(male)

(female)


MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Tandie Collin (T.C.), ..

How popular is Tandie?

Tandie is a rare given name for males. Tandie is a rare surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Prominent alternative forms of Tandie (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) appearing in the Top 2000 are Andrew (#30 IN RECENT RANKINGS), Andre (#279) and Tandy. These forms of Tandie were favored as baby names in 1990 (AVERAGE #714) and have become significantly less common since (#769, DOWN 65.9%), with the form Andrew going out of style. (2015 U.S. SSA RECORDS)



Top 2000 baby names ranking of Andre, Andrew, Tandy in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Andre, Andrew outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar-sounding names are Andie, Baldie, Canbie, Candide, Dandie, Danie, Dannie, Gardie, Laddie, Landin, Landis, Lannie, Mannie, Paddie, Randi, Randie, Randle, Sandie, Tadi, Tadio, Tanier, Tannie, Tannin, Tannis, Tavie, Teddie, Thandey, Thandie, Thandy and Tonie. These names tend to be more frequently used than Tandie.


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