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pinWhat does Lindsay mean?

Lindsay /lind-say/ as a girls' name (also used less generally as boys' name Lindsay) is pronounced LIN-zee. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Lindsay is "Lincoln's marsh; island of linden trees".

Place name. The surname of some of the major Scottish and English noble families. Actress Lindsay Wagner; singer Lindsay Lohan.


Lindsay has 21 variants: Lind, Lindsea, Lindsee, Lindseigh, Lindsey, Lindsy, Linsay, Linsey, Linsie, Linzee, Linzi, Linzy, Lyndsay, Lyndsey, Lyndsie, Lynnsey, Lynnzey, Lynsey, Lynzey, Lynzi and Lynzy.

Lindsay has 1 masculine form: Linn.

Kreatif forms: Lindsa, Lindsie. [more]

pinHow popular is Lindsay?

Lindsay is a very popular first name for females (#302 out of 4276, Top 7%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#1008 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Charted below is the birth name history of Lindsay for girls. Lindsay entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its top position of #47 in the U.S. in the 1980s, and is presently at #653. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Lindsay name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lindsay outside U.S.

Popular varying forms of Lindsay (#653 a year ago) appearing in the Top 1000 are Lindsey (#570 a year ago), Lynsey, Lyndsey, Linsey and Lyndsay. These forms of Lindsay reached the height of their popularity during the years 1980-1989 (usage of 0.562%) and have become much less conventional since (usage 0.13%, 76.9%), with the versions Lindsey, Lindsay, Lyndsay, Lyndsey and Linsey becoming somewhat outmoded.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Lindsay, Lindsey, Linsey, Lyndsay, Lyndsey, Lynsey in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lindsay and related baby names outside U.S.

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Suggested similar baby names are Dinay, Laday, Landra, Lenda, Lida, Lidah, Lidia, Liesa, Lina, Linah, Linda, Lindee, Linden, Lindenn, Lindey, Lindi, Lindie, Lindira, Lindka, Lindon, Lindy, Lindynn, Linea, Linna, Linnae, Linnea, Lisa, Lissa, Lissy, Lundy, Lynda and Lyndy. These names tend to be less frequently used than Lindsay.