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Candice

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84k Candace (English)

How popular is the baby name Candice in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1917 5 5 0
1925 6 6 0
1943 23 23 0
1944 35 35 0
1945 101 101 0
1946 273 273 0
1947 540 540 0
1948 617 617 0
1949 818 818 0
1950 764 764 0
1951 661 661 0
1952 758 758 0
1953 643 643 0
1954 595 595 0
1955 577 577 0
1956 722 722 0
1957 538 538 0
1958 412 412 0
1959 384 384 0
1960 268 268 0
1961 240 240 0
1962 221 221 0
1963 181 181 0
1964 194 194 0
1965 259 259 0
1966 330 330 0
1967 514 514 0
1968 626 626 0
1969 679 679 0
1970 1,024 1,024 0
1971 1,135 1,130 5
1972 1,002 1,002 0
1973 945 945 0
1974 938 938 0
1975 1,126 1,126 0
1976 1,208 1,208 0
1977 1,273 1,273 0
1978 1,621 1,614 7
1979 2,236 2,227 9
1980 3,021 3,010 11 #99 girl name
1981 3,707 3,698 9 #86 girl name
1982 3,812 3,793 19 #78 girl name
1983 3,429 3,419 10 #84 girl name
1984 3,407 3,393 14 #86 girl name
1985 3,213 3,196 17 #86 girl name
1986 2,568 2,560 8
1987 2,297 2,290 7
1988 2,232 2,224 8
1989 2,279 2,263 16
1990 2,124 2,116 8
1991 1,751 1,744 7
1992 1,487 1,487 0
1993 1,102 1,102 0
1994 936 936 0
1995 686 686 0
1996 609 609 0
1997 431 431 0
1998 407 407 0
1999 345 345 0
2000 324 324 0
2001 299 299 0
2002 242 242 0
2003 258 258 0
2004 213 213 0
2005 220 220 0
2006 250 250 0
2007 246 246 0
2008 247 247 0
2009 182 182 0
2010 139 139 0
2011 140 140 0
2012 118 118 0
2013 113 113 0
2014 131 131 0
2015 110 110 0

Fun Facts about the name Candice

  • How many people with the first name Candice have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 67,567 babies born with the first name Candice in the United States. That's more than enough people named Candice to occupy the territory of Bermuda (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 64,237 (as of May 20, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Candice? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1917 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Candice first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Candice is Friday, November 26th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Candice born? The highest recorded use of the first name Candice was in 1982 with a total of 3,793 babies. That's a lot of babies named Candice!
  • Random Candice Factoid: According to the 1985 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Candice ranks 60th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Arkansas. Imagine that, 48 babies in Arkansas have the same name as you in 1985.
  • Weird things about the name Candice: Your name in reverse order is Ecidnac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ceadcin. How do you pronounce that?
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Common last names for Candice

  • Jones
  • Johnson
  • Williams

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Candice" mean? The list below shows the origins of Candice as well as things modernly associated with the name Candice such as celebrities named Candice.

Greek

Origin and Meaning of Candice

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

A variant of Candace associated by folk etymology with Late Latin candida (“whiteness”).

  1. A female given name.

Candice Swanepoel

Candice Swanepoel is a model with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Candice was born in 1988.

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Candice Accola

Candice Accola is an actress, singer, and songwriter with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Candice was born in 1987 as Candice Rene Accola in Houston, Texas, United States.

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Candice Bergen

Candice Bergen is an actress and fashion model with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1965 to present. Candice was born in 1946 as Candice Patricia Bergen in Beverly Hills, California, U.S.

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Candice Michelle

Candice Michelle is a professional wrestler. Candice was born in 1978 as Candice Michelle Beckman in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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Candice Hillebrand

Candice Hillebrand is a singer-songwriter and actress specializing in pop music with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1998 to present. Candice was born in 1977 in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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Candice Wiggins

Candice Wiggins is a basketball biography. Candice was born in 1987 in Baltimore, Maryland.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Candice

Candice Crawford
Candice Glover
Candice Miller
Candice Olson
Candice Patton
Candice Pool
Candice Rose Martinez

What does the name Candice mean?

Cis for compassion, your finest side.

Ais for able, for you surely are.

Nis for normal, step outside of the box!

Dis for dandy, a description of you!

Iis for inspire, others seek your guidance.

Cis for calm, a pleasant trait.

Eis for eternal, your spirit will live.

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