Meaning and name origin
Lucinda \l(u)-cin-da, luci-nda\ as a girl's name is pronounced loo-SEEN-dah. Variant of Lucy (Latin) "light". Mythology: Lucine was the Roman goddess of childbirth, giver of first light to the newborn. Popular in the 18th century. See also Luz.
Lucinda is a very popular first name for females (#526 out of 4276, Top 12%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Lucinda for girls. Lucinda reached its highest rank of #209 in the U.S. in 1880-1889 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Lucinda and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Lucy (#62), Cynthia (#491), Cindy (#710), Luz and Lucinda. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).