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Lynessa

What does Lynessa mean?

Lynessa Pronunciation of Lynessa [ly-nes-sa] as a name for girls is a Welsh name, and Lynessa means "nymph; idol". Lynessa is a variant form of Lynette (Welsh).

Associated with: nymph (goddess).

Variations

3 related forms via Lynette: Lynelle, Lynett and Lynetta.

Creative forms:
(female) Lynesla, Lynesna, ..

(male) Lynesly, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lynessa Evelyn (L.E.), ..

How popular is Lynessa?

Lynessa is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Lynessa is an equally uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Lynette, Lynetta and Lynelle are the popular alternative forms of Lynessa (not ranked). Adoption of these forms of Lynessa was at its apex in the 1960s (average #1165), but now, the form Lynette has become somewhat dated. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lynelle, Lynetta, Lynette in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Lynessa is alike in pronunciation to Lanessa. Other recommended names are Agnessa, Alessa, Allessa, Anessa, Annissa, Anyssa, Arnessa, Audessa, Ayeesa, Bernessa, Caressa, Chessa, Cressa, Danessa, Dessa, Fidessa, Genessa, Gianessa, Inessa, Jalessa, Janessa, Janissa, Jannessa, Jenessa, Jennessa, Jessa, Jinessa, Jonessa, Karessa, Katessa, Lakesha, Lanesha, Lanetta, Lanisha, Laryssa, Leasa, Leesa, Leesha, Leisa, Lerissa, Lesha, Lesia, Lesya, Liesja, Lindsea, Linea, Linetta, Lissa, Lorissa, Lunetta, Lyna, Lynda, Lyndsay, Lyndsey, Lynea, Lynna, Lynnsey, Lynsey, Lyssa, Lyssi, Maressa, Nyssa, Ranessa, Teressa, Tressa, Vanesa, Vanessa, Vanissa, Varnessa, Venesa, Venessa, Vennessa, Vinessa and Vonessa (see Vanessa). These names tend to be more commonly used than Lynessa.

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