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Lindsy (girl)

What does Lindsy mean?

Lindsy Pronunciation of Lindsy [lindsy] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Lindsy) has its root in Old English, and the name Lindsy means "Lincoln's marsh; island of linden trees". Lindsy is an alternate spelling of Lindsay (Old English): place name.

Associated with: old english, trees.


Lindsy has 7 variants: Lindsea, Lindsee, Lindseigh, Lindsey, Lyndsay, Lyndsey and Lyndsie.

11 more relations via Lindsay: Lind, Linsay, Linsey, Linsie, Linzee, Linzi, Linzy, Lynnsey, Lynsey, Lynzey and Lynzy.

Creative forms:
(female) Landsy, Lindis, ..

(male) Lindam, Lindry, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lindsy Mina (L.M.), ..

How popular is Lindsy?

Lindsy is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3950 out of 4276, Top 92%) and also a somewhat popular last name for both adults and children (#106477 out of 150436, Top 71%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Lindsy entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its apex position of #1330 in the U.S. in the 1980s, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lindsy name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Lindsy are Lindsay (#846 from current records), Lindsey (#610), Linsey, Lyndsay, Lyndsey, Lyndsie and Lynsey. Other forms, like Lindseigh, are uncommon. These forms of Lindsy were favored in the 1980s (median #748) and are now much less conventional (#1682, down 96.8%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lindsy, Lindsay, Lindsey, Linsey, Lyndsay in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lyndsey, Lyndsie, Lynsey in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Bindy, Cindy, Cissy, Laday, Ladey, Lady, Laidy, Landra, Laney, Lanny, Lenda, Lenis, Lesy, Libbey, Libby, Liby, Lida, Lidah, Lidia, Lidie, Lies, Liesa, Liese, Liesl, Lilas, Lilley, Lilly, Lily, Linah, Linda, Lindee, Linden, Lindenn (see Linden), Lindey, Lindi, Lindie, Lindira (see Linda), Lindka, Lindon, Lindy, Linea, Linell, Linet, Linett, Linn, Linna, Linnae, Linnea, Linnet, Linnie, Lisa, Lise, Lisl, Lissi, Lissy, Livvy, Livy, Lizy, Lizzy, Lundie, Lundy, Lynda, Lynde, Lyndee, Lyndel, Lyndi, Lyndy, Lynley, Mindy, Missy, Pansy, Sindy, Sissy, Tansy and Windy. These names tend to be less frequently used than Lindsy.

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