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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Indy

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Independent or Indian
  • #14230 All Time
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How popular is the name "Indy" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1955660
1956770
195710100
1970990
1971550
1974660
1976660
1978550
1979770
1982770
1986880
1987550
1991550
1992606
199318117
19941266
1995909
19961697
1997707
19981156
1999660
200011011
2001880
200217116
200316106
20041697
200518711
200619910
2007261412
2008411922
2009291811
2010311912
2011311516
2012311021
2013441826
2014633924

Want to know about the populiarty of Indy? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 572 babies born with the name Indy in the United States. That's more than enough Indies to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name first appeared in the year 1955 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Indy" was in 2014 with a total of 39 babies.

According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Indy" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 2011. Across the entire United States a total of only 31 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Indy" mean?

Indy (American): Independent or Indian

The name "Indy" is of American origin and it means "Independent or Indian". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls. There are 3 other names that are similar to this one.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

D is for dignity, no one disputes this trait!

Y is for young, the years never show!

Your name in reverse order is "Ydni". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nidy". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Where is the name Indy popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Indy in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Indy born Jul 8, 1977

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ireland approximately on 850. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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