Names .org

Name poster for Sandra(click to save the high quality version)

in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #52 most popular

Similar Names
18k Saundra (American)

What does the name "Sandra" mean?

Sandra (English): Defender of the People

The name "Sandra" is of English origin and it means "Defender of the People". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 10 other names that are similar to this one.

S is for sincere, a model of truth.

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

D is for dream, your beacon ahead.

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

Your name in reverse order is "Ardnas". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Anarsd". 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 "Sandra" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Sandra? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 875,152 babies born with the name Sandra in the United States. That's more than enough Sandras to occupy the territory of Reunion (France) with an estimated population of 865,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1904 when it was given to 9 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Sandra" was in 1947 with a total of 34,770 babies. (That's a lot of baby Sandras)

According to the 1944 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Sandra" ranks #7 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Missouri. Imagine that, 678 babies in Missouri have the same name as you in 1944. Across the entire United States a total of 26,100 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 Sandra popular?

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

Celebrities named Sandra

Sandra Bullock

Sandra Bullock is an actress and film producer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1987 to present. Sandra was born in 1964 as Sandra Annette Bullock in Arlington County, Virginia, United States.


Sandra Oh

Sandra Oh is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1989 to present. Sandra was born in 1971 as Sandra Miju Oh in Nepean, Ontario, Canada.


Sandra Dee

Sandra Dee is an actress and model with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1957 to 1994. Sandra was born in 1944 as Alexandra Zuck in Bayonne, New Jersey, U.S.


Sandra Bernhard

Sandra Bernhard is a comedian, singer, actress, and author with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1 to present. Sandra was born in 1955 in Flint, Michigan, U.S.


Sandy Duncan

Sandy Duncan is an actress, singer, and comedienne. Sandy was born in 1946 as Sandra Kay Duncan in Henderson, Texas, US.


Sandra Day O'Connor

Sandra Day O'Connor is an officeholder. Sandra was born in 1930 as Sandra Day in El Paso, Texas, U.S.


Past life for Sandra born Jan 23, 2002

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central Africa approximately on 575. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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

What Does My Name Mean? - Have you wondered at one time or another what does my name mean? Knowing the meaning of your name can make you feel more amenable to your name than before.