Shandi Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Shana:
Short form of the Hebrew Shoshannah, which is derived from shoshan (lily, rose).
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Hi, I'm Shandi. I'm happy with my name. I have the same problem as the other Shandi wrote. People are always calling me Sandy or mixing my name up somehow. I tell them the same thing she does..It's LIKE Sandy, but with a "H" & and a "Y". Even then you have to repeat yourself. When I spell it to them they still get the "I" wrong & write it with a "Y" anyway. Only 5 of my teachers ever got my name right. I've gotten used to people getting it wrong my entire life so it doesn't bother me anymore.
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Our adopted daughter who is now 9 1/2 already had the name Shandi & we thought it was pretty, different & unusual so we kept her name. I sometimes call her "Shan" for short, although I am the ONLY one who does so. She says she likes that nickname so I'm sticking with it!
- Meanings and history of the name Shandi: | Edit
It means God is gracious.
- Famous real-life people named Shandi: | Edit
Shandi Finnessey, former Miss USA and game show host
Shandi Sinnamon, singer
Shandi Sullivan, contestant on Cycle 2 of America's Next Top Model
- Shandi in song, story & screen: | Edit
"Shandi" a song by Kiss
"Shandi" a song by The Easy outs