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Randy Meaning


What does Randy mean?

The name Randy is of German and English origin.

The meaning of Randy is "shield wolf".

Randy is used as both a boys and girls name.

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

The Given Name Randy

Randy is a diminutive of Miranda, Randall. See Miranda, Randall for further details.

Randy is a name with class.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

Randy is also great as a middle name.

Randy falls into the animal name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Randy Quaid, Randy Schekman, and Randy White.

Randy Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 15,906 in baby name popularity for girls with 6 occurrences. It ranked 570 in baby name popularity for boys with 489 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 girls were given the name. It ranked 510 in baby name popularity for boys with 544 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Randy has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Randy Name Popularity Page.

Randy Related Names

Randy is a diminutive of Miranda, Randall.

Variants of the name Randy include Randi.

Famous Randys

  • Randy Quaid ~ Actor
  • Randy Schekman ~ Nobel Prize for Medicine 2013
  • Randy White ~ Football Player

Randy Numerology

What will your new littleRandy be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

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Randy Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Randy.

Just for fun, see the name Randy 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 Randy in Nautical Flags page.