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Lucinda /lu-cin-da/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced loo-SEEN-dah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Lucinda is "light".

Variant of Lucy. Mythology: Lucine was the Roman goddess of childbirth, giver of first light to the newborn. Popular in the 18th century. See also Luz.


Lucinda has 7 variants: Cindy, Loucinda, Lucena, Lucina, Lucinda, Lucinna and Lusine.

Affiliated girl names: Alcinda, Clarinda and Cynthia.

Lucinda has 28 more different forms via Lucy, Luz: Lou, Loulou, Lu, Luce, Lucetta, Lucette, Luci, Lucia, Luciana, Lucianna, Lucida, Lucie, Lucienne, Lucile, Lucilia, Lucilla, Lucille, Lucine, Lucita, Lucyja, Lucyna, Lucza, Lusita, Luz, Luzelena, Luzette, Luziana and Luzija.

Kreatif forms: Lecinda, Lucinsa, Luicinda. [more]

pinHow popular is Lucinda?

Lucinda is a very popular first name for women (#526 out of 4276, Top 12%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Shown below is the birth name popularity of Lucinda for girls. Lucinda reached its peak rank of #209 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not listed currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Lucinda and corresponding names. Cindy (#710 in 2014), Cynthia (#491), Lou, Lu, Lucia (#230), Luciana (#469), Lucie, Lucienne, Lucile, Lucille (#343), Lucy (#62) and Luz are the popular varying forms of Lucinda ranked in the Top 1000. Variants like Lucida are seldom used. These girl names reached the top of their popularity during 1950-1959 (usage of 0.4948%) and have become significantly less popular since (usage 0.2842%, 42.6%), with versions such as Cindy, Cynthia, Lucie, Lucinda and Luz becoming somewhat outmoded. Lucia (#230), Luciana (#469), Lucille (#343) and Lucy (#62) are four of the more trendy girl names in this compilation, with Lucia, Lucille and Lucy enjoying a rekindling in popularity. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Lucinda, Cindy, Cynthia, Lou, Lu in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Lucia, Luciana, Lucie, Lucienne, Lucile in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Lucille, Lucy, Luz in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lucie, Lucy outside U.S.

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Lucinda is pronounced similarly to Lacinda. This name tends to be less frequently used than Lucinda.