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Lindy (boy)

What does Lindy mean?

Lindy Pronunciation of Lindy [lindy] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Lindy) is of Old German and Old English derivation, and the name Lindy means "linden tree mountain; Lincoln's marsh; island of linden trees; linden tree hill". Lindy is an alternate form of Lindberg (Old German): flier Charles Lindbergh. Lindy is also a variant of Lindsay (Old English): surname. Lindy is also used as a form of Lyndon (Old English).

Associated with: old english, tree, mountain.

Variations

15 relations via Lindberg, Lindsay, Lyndon: Lin, Lind, Linden, Lindesay, Lindon, Lindsee, Lindsey, Lindsy, Linsay, Linsey, Linzy, Lyn, Lynden, Lyndsay and Lyndsey.

Creative forms:
(male) Lidy, Linry, ..

(female) Linte, Lintie, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lindy Byron (L.B.), ..

How popular is Lindy?

Lindy is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#42289 out of 150436, Top 28%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Lindy entered the list in 1920-1929 and reached its highest position of #938 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lindy name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Prominent variation forms of Lindy are Lyndon (#1200 last year), Linden (#1765), Lyn, Linzy, Lynden, Lindsey, Lindon, Lindsay and Lin. Other forms, like Linsey, are uncommon. These relations of Lindy were at the apex of their popularity in the 1950s (average #1333) and are somewhat less common today, with the form Lindsey falling out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lindy, Lin, Linden, Lindon, Lindsay in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lindsey, Linzy, Lyn, Lynden, Lyndon in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Lindy is alike in pronunciation to Lando, Lindo and Lundy. Other recommended names are Andy, Dandy, Hildy, Laddy, Land, Landry, Landyn, Lanny, Lenny, Linc, Lindal, Lindel, Linder, Lindley, Lindly, Link, Linley, Linly, Linn, Lino, Linos, Linus, Lonny, Nandy, Randy, Sandy and Tandy. These names tend to be more commonly used than Lindy.

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