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Linsey (girl)

What does Linsey mean?

Linsey Pronunciation of Linsey [lin-sey] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Linsey) has its root in Old English, and the meaning of the name Linsey is "Lincoln's marsh; island of linden trees". Linsey is a version of Lindsay (Old English): place name.

Associated with: old english, trees.

Variations

Linsey has 11 variants: Linsay, Linsie, Linzee, Linzi, Linzy, Lynnsey, Lynnzey, Lynsey, Lynzey, Lynzi and Lynzy.

7 more different relations via Lindsay: Lind, Lindsea, Lindsee, Lindsey, Lindsy, Lyndsay and Lyndsey.

Creative forms:
(female) Linsa, Lisey, ..

(male) Liner, Linse, ..

Middle name pairings:
Linsey Zayla (L.Z.), ..

How popular is Linsey?

Linsey is a very popular first name for females (#2075 out of 4276, Top 49%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#21651 out of 150436, Top 14%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Linsey was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its top rank of #785 in the U.S. in the 1980s, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Lindsey (#610 via latest list), Lindsay (#846), Lynsey, Lyndsey, Lindsy and Lyndsay are the prominent varying forms of Linsey. Other variants, like Linzy, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Linsey reached its highest in the 1980s (median #569) and is now much lower, with versions such as Lindsey becoming somewhat dated.

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

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

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

Similar Names

Linsey is pronounced similarly to Lynzee. Other recommended names are Ainsley, Cissey, Gipsey, Kinnsey, Kinsee, Kinsey, Lainey, Laisey, Laney, Lassey, Libbey, Liese, Liesel, Lilley, Lindee, Linden, Lindey, Lindy, Linea, Linet, Linnea, Linnet, Lise, Lisel, Liset, Lissy, Litsea, Lynley, Nainsey, Nansey, Pansey, Sissey and Tansey. These names tend to be less commonly used than Linsey.

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