What does Lucinda mean?
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".
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]
How 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)
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)
Lucinda▼ is pronounced similarly to Lacinda. This name tends to be less frequently used than Lucinda.