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since 1880
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Origin and Meaning of Bandit

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     Native American

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  • A user from United Kingdom says the name Bandit means "Shy".
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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Ban"dit
An outlaw; a brigand.

Note: ☞ The plural banditti was formerly used as a collective noun.

Etymology: It. bandito outlaw, p. p. of bandire to proclaim, to banish, to proscribe, LL. bandire bannire. See Ban an edict, and cf. Banish

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  1. An armed thief who is (usually) a member of a band
  1. bandit

Notable Persons With the Last Name Bandit


Geezer Bandit is a bank robbery.


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Fun Facts about the name Bandit

  • When was the first name Bandit first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Bandit is Saturday, November 18th, 1967.
  • How unique is the name Bandit? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Bandit. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Bandit: Your name in reverse order is Tidnab. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Adintb. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Bandit born Nov 17, 1991

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 Northern China approximately on 1075. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

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.

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  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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