Candice

Candice - A very unique female name



  Jun 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Candice appeared on the charts for the first time in 1943 on position #1614. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Candice and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Candice? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Candice. The baby girl name Candice was given to 61 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1838 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 23,168 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Candice peaked in popularity 37 years ago in 1982 on position 78.



Famous with this name

Candice King
Candice Patton
Candice Yu


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Candice is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Candice is currently topping the baby name charts in Indiana at position #1,032 - and is the least popular in Florida at position #2,042.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Candice is where you live.


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Candice origin and meaning

Candice is a 7 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Candice, pop culture references for the name Candice and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Candice

We've found the following names that sound similar to Candice, sorted by popularity.

Candace / Candis / Candyce / Contessa / Candise / Candiss /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121838
20111703
20101663
20091300
20081078
20071081
2006989
20051090
20041085
2003906
2002950
2001780
2000733
1999650
1998597
1997541
1996416
1995381
1994293
1993252
1992198
1991172
1990147
1989133
1988130
1987122
1986109
198586
198486
198384
198278
198186
198099
1979128
1978168
1977203
1976199
1975219
1974272
1973262
1972261
1971259
1970285
1969346
1968355
1967401
1966526
1965613
1964796
1963799
1962714
1961711
1960610
1959511
1958471
1957391
1956325
1955365
1954361
1953331
1952295
1951304
1950276
1949270
1948311
1947340
1946475
1945735
19441358
19431614

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Indiana1032
North Carolina1211
Michigan1243
California1389
New York1619
Texas1756
Florida2042

Even more about Candice


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Candice a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Candice?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1982
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Candice
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 23,168
Letter count 7
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1943
2012 births +61

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