Candy Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Candy:
Derived from the Latin candidus (white, pure, sincere). Var: Candace, Candyse, Kandace, Kandice. Pet: Candi, Candie, Candy, Kandi, Kandie, Kandy.
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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My brother and sister call me Cand. My mother and uncles call me Cantellie.
- Meanings and history of the name Candy
Short form of Candace, which meant queen in Nubian.
- Famous real-life people named Candy
Candy Spelling, wife of mogul Aaron Spelling and mother of actress Tori Spelling
- Candy in song, story & screen
Rock Candy by Montrose.
"Candy's Room," rock song by Bruce Springsteen.
Candy, by Terry Southern. Trashy novel from the fifties.
Candy Smuckers, one of Alex S. Smuckers' little sisters in the internet comic blog The Greasers of Hazzick Flats