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6k
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since 1880
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778
in the U.S.
in 2010

Chanda

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1947 10 10 0
1948 11 11 0
1949 6 6 0
1950 7 7 0
1951 9 9 0
1952 15 15 0
1953 12 12 0
1954 13 13 0
1955 17 17 0
1956 9 9 0
1957 15 15 0
1958 21 21 0
1959 23 23 0
1960 28 28 0
1961 43 43 0
1962 27 27 0
1963 25 25 0
1964 38 38 0
1965 31 31 0
1966 42 42 0
1967 65 65 0
1968 84 84 0
1969 202 202 0
1970 250 250 0
1971 327 327 0
1972 308 308 0
1973 340 340 0
1974 371 371 0
1975 407 401 6
1976 418 418 0
1977 412 412 0
1978 312 312 0
1979 263 263 0
1980 190 190 0
1981 189 189 0
1982 137 132 5
1983 113 113 0
1984 86 86 0
1985 83 83 0
1986 122 122 0
1987 136 136 0
1988 126 121 5
1989 102 102 0
1990 108 108 0
1991 92 92 0
1992 65 65 0
1993 54 54 0
1994 53 53 0
1995 58 58 0
1996 34 34 0
1997 23 23 0
1998 29 29 0
1999 33 33 0
2000 26 26 0
2001 14 14 0
2002 8 8 0
2003 11 11 0
2004 8 8 0
2005 8 8 0
2006 5 5 0
2007 9 9 0
2008 5 5 0
2009 7 7 0

Fun Facts about the name Chanda

  • How many people with the first name Chanda have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,095 babies born with the first name Chanda in the United States. That's more than enough people named Chanda to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Chanda? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1947 when it was given as a first name to 10 new born babies.
  • When was Chanda first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Chanda is Wednesday, November 30th, 1910.
  • What year had the most people named Chanda born? The highest recorded use of the first name Chanda was in 1976 with a total of 418 babies.
  • Random Chanda Factoid: According to the 1974 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Chanda is not a popular baby girl's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, only 10 babies in South Carolina have the same name as you in 1974.
  • Weird things about the name Chanda: Your name in reverse order is Adnahc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ndacha. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Chanda? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 778 people with the last name Chanda.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Chanda? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Chanda as their last name since less than 1 person in 385k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Chanda as a first name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Chanda U.S.
  White 29.43% 64.26%
  African American 5.14% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 61.18% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.70% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Chanda

People with the last name Chanda are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Indian (Sanskrit)

Origin and Meaning of Chanda

The name "Chanda" is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin, and it means "Hindi Goddess". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Chanda

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What does the name Chanda mean?

Cis for caring, your finest trait.

His for happiness, you always bring.

Ais for achievements, the many over a lifetime

Nis for neatness, your orderly way.

Dis for dependable, on you I can rely.

Ais for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

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