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Candy Meaning


What does Candy mean?

The name Candy is of Latin origin.

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

Candy is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Can-dy.

The Given Name Candy

A nickname derived from the word candy.

Candy is a variant of Candi. See Candi for further details.

Sweet and appealing, it is a name considered by many parents.

This 2 syllable name has adventure and a positive vibe.

A creative name, that may be just right for you.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Candy Cummings, and Candy Dulfer.

Candy Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 3,270 in baby name popularity for girls with 49 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 3,173 in baby name popularity for girls with 52 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

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

Candy Related Names

Candy is a variant of Candi.

Candy is a diminutive of Candace.

Famous Candys

  • Candy ~ 1 storm
  • Candy Cummings ~ Baseball Player
  • Candy Dulfer ~ Musician

Candy Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Candy.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

Children named Candy are often lovable and majestic but most of all they are read more >>

Candy Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Candy in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Candy.

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

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Candy in Nautical Flags page.