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Gender: Female Origin of Cardi: Nickname name

The name Cardi is a girl's name . Cardi and is often added to user-created lists like short and sweet baby girl names.

From the experts:

Cardi B is the stage name of the rapper born Belcalis Almanzar. The name Cardi originated as a short form of Bacardi, a nickname the musician got because her sister is named Hennessy, after the cognac. The B, she says, stands for a range of things, depending on the day, including Belcalis and Bacardi. Cardi is one invented name that's found instant fame and could go much further.

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Famous People Named Cardi

Cardi B, stage name of Belcalis Marlenis Almanzar, American rapper

Pop Culture References for the name Cardi

Cardi, nickname for a cardigan sweater