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Candi Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Candi is of Latin origin.

The meaning of Candi is "brilliantly white, glittering white".  

It is also of Greek origin, where its meaning is "queen mother".


In the U.S. in 2014 less than 5 girls were given the name.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Candi Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Candi has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Candi to other names.


In addition to meaning "brilliantly white", the name may have derived from a Nubian word meaning "queen mother" which was used as a title by Ethiopian Queens much like Caesar was used by Roman Emporers. One of the Queens is mentioned in the New Testament.


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Related Names

Variants of the name Candi include Candee, Candie, Candy.

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Name Fun

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Just for fun, see the name Candi in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

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