What does Lyndon mean?
Lyndon /lyn-don/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is pronounced LIN-dan. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Lyndon is "linden tree hill". Surname. American President Lyndon Baines Johnson.
How popular is Lyndon?
Lyndon is a somewhat popular first name for men (#1020 out of 1220, Top 84%) and an even more popular last name for both adults and children (#64934 out of 150436, Top 43%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Lyndon for boys. Lyndon entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its apex position of #501 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Popular variation forms of Lyndon are Linden and Lyn. These boy names reached the top of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.1663%) and are now less popular, with the version Lyndon becoming less in vogue. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Lyndon and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Lyndon▼ is pronounced similarly to Landan, Landen▲, Landin, Landon▲, Landyn▲ and London▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Linton, Lynton and Lyntonn. These names tend to be less frequently used than Lyndon.