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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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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1955 6 6 0
1956 7 7 0
1957 10 10 0
1970 9 9 0
1971 5 5 0
1974 6 6 0
1976 6 6 0
1978 5 5 0
1979 7 7 0
1982 7 7 0
1986 8 8 0
1987 5 5 0
1991 5 5 0
1992 6 0 6
1993 18 11 7
1994 12 6 6
1995 9 0 9
1996 16 9 7
1997 7 0 7
1998 11 5 6
1999 6 6 0
2000 11 0 11
2001 8 8 0
2002 17 11 6
2003 16 10 6
2004 16 9 7
2005 18 7 11
2006 19 9 10
2007 26 14 12
2008 41 19 22
2009 29 18 11
2010 31 19 12
2011 31 15 16
2012 31 10 21
2013 44 18 26
2014 63 39 24

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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Indy" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of only 63 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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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 new england region? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Indy" mean? The list below shows the origins of Indy as well as things modernly associated with the name Indy such as celebrities named Indy.

American

Origin and Meaning of Indy

The name "Indy" is of American origin, and it means "Independent or Indian". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Alternative Meanings

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

D is for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

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 "Nydi". 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.

Past life for Indy born Oct 9, 2009

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern New Zealand approximately on 375. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. 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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