Candis

First Name
5k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
108
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Candis

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Alt. Meaning

C is for charm, the undeniable you.

A is for animated, let your energetic spirit shine

N is for nifty, how neat!

D is for dream, your beacon ahead.

I is for incorruptible, always standing up for what is right

S is for sweet, your pleasing way.

Notable Persons Named Candis

Candis Cayne is an actor and performance artist. Their career lasted from 1995 to 1995. Candis was born on August 29th, 1971 in Maui, Hawaii, U.S. Candis is also known as McDaniel and Brendan.

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Candis Angelene is a soloist and performer. She holds the title Mrs. Candis was given the name Candis Cheyne on July 21st, 1975.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1889 6 6 0
1890 5 5 0
1891 7 7 0
1893 7 7 0
1898 5 5 0
1899 6 6 0
1902 9 9 0
1905 5 5 0
1906 5 5 0
1907 5 5 0
1908 6 6 0
1909 5 5 0
1910 7 7 0
1911 6 6 0
1913 8 8 0
1914 7 7 0
1915 10 10 0
1916 5 5 0
1917 13 13 0
1918 14 14 0
1919 13 13 0
1920 6 6 0
1921 9 9 0
1923 5 5 0
1925 6 6 0
1927 5 5 0
1928 9 9 0
1929 5 5 0
1930 7 7 0
1931 9 9 0
1932 7 7 0
1934 5 5 0
1936 8 8 0
1937 7 7 0
1941 5 5 0
1942 10 10 0
1943 15 15 0
1944 15 15 0
1945 34 34 0
1946 53 53 0
1947 79 79 0
1948 96 96 0
1949 100 100 0
1950 94 94 0
1951 92 92 0
1952 67 67 0
1953 77 77 0
1954 82 82 0
1955 82 82 0
1956 132 132 0
1957 94 94 0
1958 90 90 0
1959 66 66 0
1960 47 47 0
1961 59 59 0
1962 47 47 0
1963 49 49 0
1964 58 58 0
1965 38 38 0
1966 43 43 0
1967 49 49 0
1968 42 42 0
1969 45 45 0
1970 51 51 0
1971 43 43 0
1972 44 44 0
1973 41 41 0
1974 37 37 0
1975 38 38 0
1976 52 52 0
1977 61 61 0
1978 65 65 0
1979 96 96 0
1980 155 155 0
1981 201 201 0
1982 214 214 0
1983 205 205 0
1984 224 224 0
1985 233 233 0
1986 191 191 0
1987 200 200 0
1988 159 159 0
1989 151 151 0
1990 105 105 0
1991 90 90 0
1992 74 74 0
1993 56 56 0
1994 46 46 0
1995 46 46 0
1996 34 34 0
1997 34 34 0
1998 37 37 0
1999 28 28 0
2000 23 23 0
2001 18 18 0
2002 13 13 0
2003 12 12 0
2004 11 11 0
2005 11 11 0
2006 12 12 0
2007 6 6 0
2008 8 8 0
2009 11 11 0
2010 11 11 0
2011 5 5 0
2012 7 7 0

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Popularity of Candis as a first name

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Popularity of Candis as a last name

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Common last names for Candis

  • Smith
  • Williams
  • Moore

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Candis U.S.
  White 19.44% 64.26%
  African American 78.70% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Candis

People with the last name Candis are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Candis

  • How Popular is the name Candis? Candis is the 3,714th most popular name of all time. As a last name Candis was the 151,532nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Candis have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,161 babies born with the first name Candis in the United States. That's more than enough people named Candis to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Candis? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1889 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Candis first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Candis is Friday, August 8th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Candis born? The highest recorded use of the first name Candis was in 1985 with a total of 233 babies.
  • Random Candis Factoid: According to the 1988 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Candis is not a popular baby girl's name in Michigan. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Michigan have the same name as you in 1988.
  • Weird things about the name Candis: Your name in reverse order is Sidnac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Idnsac. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Candis? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 108 people with the last name Candis.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Candis? Candis is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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