What does Lynn mean?
Associated with: old english.
1 more alternative form via Linn: Linnie.Creative forms:
(male) Leynn, Lynie, ..
(female) Lylen, Lyne, .. Middle name pairings:
Lynn Keon (L.K.), ..
How popular is Lynn?
Lynn is a very prominent first name for men (#330 out of 1220, Top 27%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#847 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Lynn reached its top rank of #154 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Lynn listed in the Top 2000 are Lin, Linn, Linnie and Lyn. Usage of these forms of Lynn was at its most widespread in the 1940s (usage of 0.1%), but now, the form Lynn has become less trendy.
Lynn▼ is alike in pronunciation to Laine, Lane▲, Layne▲, Len, Lenn, Leon▼, Leone, Lion, Lon▼, Lonn, Lonne, Lunn and Lyon. Other suggested similar names are Benn, Conn, Dann, Donn, Dunn, Eann, Ewynn, Fenn, Finn▲, Flynn▲, Fynn, Glynn, Gunn, Gwynn, Jonn, Kenn, Land, Lang, Lanny▼, Lenny, Linc, Lind, Link, Lino, Long, Lonny, Lorn, Lyam, Lyle▼, Lynden, Lyndon, Lynton, Lyons, Lyron, Mann, Owynn, Penn, Ronn, Vann, Vonn, Winn, Wynn, Yann and Zann. These names tend to be less commonly used than Lynn.