What does Windy mean?
Windy /win-dy/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls is of English derivation, and the meaning of the name Windy is "friend". Windy is a variant form of Wendy (English) with the prefix Wi-.
How popular is Windy?
Windy is a very popular first name for females (#1473 out of 4276, Top 34%) and a slightly less popular last name for both adults and children (#133114 out of 150436, Top 88%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Windy for girls. Windy was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its top position of #696 in the U.S. in the 1970s, but is not listed currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the girl name Windy and corresponding names. Wendy (#782 last year) and Wendi are the popular varying forms of Windy appearing in the Top 1000. Variants like Wenda are seldom used. These girl names reached the height of their popularity during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.6227%) and have become significantly less popular since (usage 0.0727%, ▼88.3%), with the versions Wendy and Wendi becoming less fashionable. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Windy is alike in pronunciation to Andy, Wanda▼, Wandy and Wonda. Other recommended similar baby names are Bindy, Cindy▼, Lindy, Mindy▼, Sindy and Winny. These names tend to be less frequently used than Windy.