First name origins & meanings:
- Latin: Bright; glowing white
- Sanskrit: Of the moon
- Hindi: Goddess Devi, foe of evil
- Greek: Charming; glowing
First name variations: Candaice, Candase, Candayce, Candee, Candi, Candice, Candie, Candis, Candiss, Dace, Dacee, Dacey, Dacie, Dacy, Kandace, Kandice, Kandiss, Kandy, Candace, 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.