Candra

Candra - A very unique female name



  Jul 16,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Candra appeared on the charts for the first time in 1974 on position #2335. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Candra and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Candra? 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 Candra. The baby girl name Candra was given to 5 baby girls in 1997, ranking #4174 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 295,689 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Candra peaked in popularity 33 years ago in 1986 on position 1355.



Famous with this name

Puti Sri Candra Dewi
Candra Docherty
Candra Severson


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Candra is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Candra is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #3,125 - and is the least popular in California at position #3,125.

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 Candra is where you live.


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Candra origin and meaning

Candra is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Candra, pop culture references for the name Candra and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Candra

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

Cassandra / Chandra / Casandra / Cassondra / Cassaundra / Cassandr / Casondra / Cassandre / Cindra / Casaundra /

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
19974174
19964186
19943566
19934254
19924249
19912853
19902789
19892498
19882092
19871902
19861355
19852102
19841526
19832259
19821948
19813239
19802424
19793104
19782576
19751992
19742335

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California3125

Even more about Candra


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 Candra 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 Candra?

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
1986
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Candra
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 295,689
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1974
1997 births +5

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