What does Linsey mean?
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.
(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)
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.
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.See names in meaning and etymology.