First name origins & meanings:
- Latin: Bright; glowing white
- Sanskrit: Of the moon
- Hindi: Goddess Devi, foe of evil
- Greek: Charming; glowing
First name variations: Candi, Candide, Candie, Candida, Chanda, Chandara, Chandria, Chandrama, Chandani, Chandy, Chaundra, Candi, Chante, Cinda, Cindi, Cindy, Cinthia, Cyndi, Cynthia, Chandra, Candace, Candie, Dacie, Kandi, Kandice, Kandiss, Kandace
Last name origins & meanings:
- English: unexplained.
- There was a family of this name in Roussillon, France,
descended from a partisan of James II named Kennedy, who was exiled in
France in the 17th century. The family died out in France in 1868, but
may have had an American branch.
This name appears in the following lists:
Favorite Children's Book/Show Characters
Comments for Candy