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Ranked #700


Gender: Girl. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 8 (Ranked #2390).

What does the name "Candace" mean?

Candace (English): Queen of Ethiopia

The name "Candace" is of English origin and it means "Queen of Ethiopia". It's a name commonly given to girls.

C is for calm, a pleasant trait.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

N is for nice, need I say more?

D is for dependable, on you I can rely.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

C is for congenial, your pleasing way.

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

Your name in reverse order is "Ecadnac". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Dcanace". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Candace" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Candace? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 84,341 babies born with the name Candace in the United States. That's more than enough Candaces to occupy the country of Andorra with an estimated population of 78,115 (as of July 1, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1882 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Candace" was in 1982 with a total of 2,852 babies. (That's a lot of baby Candaces)

According to the 1984 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Candace" is not a popular baby girl's name in New Mexico. Imagine that, only 20 babies in New Mexico have the same name as you in 1984. Across the entire United States a total of 2,684 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Candace popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Candace in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Candace

Candace Cameron Bure

Candace Cameron Bure is an actress, producer, and author with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1982 to present. Candace was born in 1976 as Candace Helaine Cameron in Panorama City, Los Angeles, California, U.S.


Candace Parker

Candace Parker is a basketball biography. Candace was born in 1986 in St. Louis Missouri.


Candace Bailey

Candace Bailey is an actress and television personality with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1999 to present. Candace was born in 1982 as Candace Kaye Bailey in Birmingham, Alabama, U.S.


Candace Bushnell

Candace Bushnell is a novelist. Candace was born in 1958 in Glastonbury, Connecticut.


Candace Carey

Candace was born in 1978.


Past life for Candace born Apr 12, 2006

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Saudi Arabia approximately on 1050. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.