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125 Funny and Cute Nicknames For Amanda

Maybe you have a friend or relative called Amanda that you want to find a nickname for? But you may want to stay away from some of the more traditional nicknames. 

In this article, we have put together some of our favorite nicknames for Amanda. Some are uncommon and probably have come about from personal experience rather than being traditional.

But first of all, let’s take a quick look at where the name Amanda comes from and its meaning.

The Meaning Of Amanda

Amanda is of Latin origin and means worthy of being loved. The name also has biblical context – Amanda means Agape in the Bible and the English translation of that is love!

The name was first recorded in England in 1212 on a birth certificate. But it didn’t become popular until the baby boom of the middle of the 20th century. If you love the name Amanda but you are having a boy do not despair as there is a male version of the name: Amandus.

Amanda is a universally recognized name and is commonly used in a variety of cultures all over the world. But it is most popular in English speaking countries, Puerto Rico, Sweden, and Finland.

Popular Nicknames For Amanda

  1. Mandaboo
  2. Manda Panda
  3. Nana
  4. Daa Daa
  5. Aimee
  6. Aimy-Cakes
  7. Ammy Danidily
  8. Aman-Dazzle
  9. Manda-Granda
  10. Lovey
  11. Amylily
  12. Amity
  13. Aimy-Love
  14. Amykins
  15. Manycita
  16. Minnie Mandy
  17. AmyCandy

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  1. Amandalyn
  2. Amandy
  3. Mandee
  4. Mami-Da
  5. Amandie
  6. Amand
  7. Amandus
  8. Triple A
  9. Andie
  10. Amy-Dee
  11. Mandi
  12. Amandi
  13. Madee
  14. Am-Manjula
  15. Amada
  16. Amandine
  17. Mandie
  18. M.D.
  19. Mandaia
  20. Amata
  21. Mandy
  22. Amandah
  23. Ammdi
  24. Dee
  25. Manda
  26. Mands
  27. Adnama
  28. Manny
  29. Amandy
  30. Mandolin
  31. Amma-money
  32. AM

Funny Nicknames For Amanda

  1. Handy Mandy
  2. Mangestic
  3. Amango
  4. Tha Amantha
  5. Amy-able
  6. Miss Mand-nificent
  7. Adamana
  8. Mand-ella
  9. ManDee
  10. Mand-O-War
  11. A-Team
  12. Fr-ammy
  13. Amandiwis
  14. A-nanda
  15. Amand-Pour
  16. Amand-ate
  17. Aim-Manda
  18. Ama-Nada
  19. A-Danda
  20. Aman-d-lie
  21. Mandiac
  22. Manders
  23. Amma-money
  24. Brandy-Mandy
  25. Mandaranda
  26. De-mandy
  27. Mandy Maddy
  28. Ah-man-ah
  29. Mandroid
  30. Manda-Doodles
  31. Ah-mah
  32. Sal-amanda
  33. Man-ish
  34. Mandasaurous
  35. Aman-d-lie
  36. Man-d-iac

Cute Nicknames For Amanda

  1. Madi
  2. Ann
  3. Ames
  4. Amy
  5. A-May
  6. Aah
  7. Anna
  8. Mana
  9. Da
  10. Ams
  11. Aman
  12. Ama
  13. Amah
  14. Ammy
  15. Anda
  16. Amie
  17. Dah
  18. A
  19. Ma-Ma
  20. Mena

Famous People Named Amanda

It will not surprise you that a name that was one of the biggest trends of the 1980s has some famous namesakes. Here are some of those famous Amanda’s from past and present.

  • Amanda Bynes – An American actress who rose to fame as a Nickelodeon child star in the 1990s.
  • Amanda Peet – American actress known for her roles in Something’s Gotta Give and A Lot Like Love.
  • Amanda Seyfried – Famous for her roles in Mean Girls and Mamma Mia.
  • Amanda Schull – Best known for her roles in One Tree Hill and Pretty Little Liars.
  • Mandy Moore – American singer and actress, known for her roles in A Walk To Remember and the TV drama This Is Us.

International Variations Of Amanda

There are variations of the name Amanda used all over the globe. Here are some of our favorite variations of Amanda. These variations could also be used as a cool alternative to a nickname.

  1. Amanada
  2. Amandalyn
  3. Amandine
  4. Amata
  5. Amada
  6. Amandah
  7. Amandalee
  8. Amandi
  9. Mandaline

The Final Thought

There are some great options for nicknames for Amanda in our list. They range from super cute, to traditional and then on to the more unique. But remember that nicknames tend to come about due to a personal connection and are usually the result of a funny story or event.

Nicknames often reflect the depth of your friendship or relationship with that person. This means that you may have an Amanda in your life with a completely unique nickname that actually has very little to do with her name.

Maybe you are trying to think of a nickname for another of your friends check out our Cute nicknames for Ashley or Cute nicknames for Lauren.