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What does Candi mean?

Candi Pronunciation of Candi as a girls' name is of Latin and English derivation, and the meaning of the name Candi is "clarity, whiteness; sweet". Candi is a version of Candace (Latin). Candi is also a variation of Candida (Latin): from "candidus". Candi is also used as a derivative of Candy (English).


ASSOCIATED WITH whiteness, sweet (beautiful)


VARIANTS Khandi, Kandy, Kandie, Kandi, Kaandi, Candie, Candee, Canda

RELATED FORMS VIA CANDACE, CANDIDA, CANDY Caddy, Candaice, Candas, Candase, Candice, Candide, Candido, Candis, Candiss, Candra, Candyce, Kandice, Kandiss

(female) Cansi, ..

(male) Cancy, ..

Candi Bernadette (C.B.), ..

How popular is Candi?

Candi is a very prominent first name for females (#1334 out of 4276, Top 31%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Candi entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its highest rank of #736 in the U.S. during 1970-1979, but is not found in the list at the moment. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Candi name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Candi outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Candace, Candice, Candida, Candie, Candis, Candra, Candy, Candyce, Kandi, Kandice and Kandy are the popular variation forms of Candi. Adoption of these forms of Candi was at its highest 4 decades ago (USAGE OF 0.4%), but now, versions such as Candis have fallen out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Candi, Candace, Candice, Candida, Candie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Candis, Candra, Candy, Candyce, Kandi in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kandice, Kandy in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Candi is pronounced similarly to Candia, Chonda, Kandee and Kenda. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Amandi, Andi, Brandi, Caci, Cade, Cadi, Cadie, Cady, Cai, Caidie, Caisi, Caiti, Cali, Calli, Cami, Cammi, Canada, Candes, Candias, Candise, Candist (see Candice), Candita, Candus, Candys, Canna, Capri, Cardin, Cari, Carli, Carmi, Carri, Casi, Cassi, Cathi, Cati, Cayci (see Casey), Caysi, Cazzi, Chanda, Chandy, Chani, Cinda, Cindi, Cindia, Cindie, Cindl, Cindy, Codi, Conni, Cordi, Cynda, Cyndi, Cyndia, Cyndie, Cyndy, Kadi, Kaydi, Lindi, Lyndi, Mandi, Mindi, Randi, Rondi, Sandi, Sanndi (see Sandy), Shandi, Sindi, Syndi and Wendi. These names tend to be less commonly used than Candi.

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