Home > Thandy


What does Thandy mean?

Thandy Pronunciation of Thandy [thandy] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Thandy) is of Zulu origin, and the meaning of the name Thandy is "loved one". Thandy is an alternate spelling of Thandiwe (Zulu).


Thandy has 2 variants: Thandey and Thandie.

2 more alternative forms via Thandiwe: Tandie and Tandy.

Creative forms:
(male) Thanry, Thanty, ..

(female) Thando, Thanta, ..

Middle name pairings:
Thandy Jelani (T.J.), ..

How popular is Thandy?

Thandy is a rare first name for men. Thandy is also a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Tandy is the only prominent related form of Thandy (not ranked). Other variants, like Thandie, are seldom used. This form of Thandy was favored by parents 135 years ago (#1368). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Tandy in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Thandy and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Andy, Brady, Braedy, Braidy, Canady, Chand, Chaney, Chany, Dandy, Grady, Graidy, Hardy, Laddy, Lindy, Lundy, Maddy, Nandy, Paddy, Randy, Sandy, Shandey (see Shandy), Shandy, Tad, Tadd, Tadi, Tan, Tandey, Tanney, Tavey, Tay, Teddy, Tenny, Thad, Thady, Thaine, Thane, Thaniel, Thano, Tharon, Thatch, Thaw, Thayer, Thayne, Thobey, Thoby, Thonus, Thornly, Tiarney, Toney, Tony, Townly (see Townsend), Tracey, Tracy and Twan. These names tend to be more commonly used than Thandy.

See names
in meaning and etymology.