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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #428 most popular

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134k Lindsay (English)
14k Lyndsey (English)

What does the name "Lindsey" mean?

Lindsey (English): From the lake settlement island

The name "Lindsey" is of English origin and it means "From the lake settlement island". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

L is for love, your love of life!

I is for ideals, no higher!

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

D is for dandy, a description of you!

S is for sensational, you know how to make a splash!

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Your name in reverse order is "Yesdnil". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Sdinyel". 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.

How popular is the name "Lindsey" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Lindsey? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 162,301 babies born with the name Lindsey in the United States. That's more than enough Lindseies to occupy the territory of Guam (USA) with an estimated population of 159,358 (as of April 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 11 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Lindsey" was in 1984 with a total of 9,008 babies. (That's a lot of baby Lindseies)

According to the 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Lindsey" ranks #46 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, 554 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1989. Across the entire United States a total of 7,164 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Lindsey popular?

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

Celebrities named Lindsey

Lindsey Shaw

Lindsey Shaw is an actress, singer, and film producer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Lindsey was born in 1989 as Lindsey Marie Shaw in Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S.


Lindsey Buckingham

Lindsey Buckingham is a musician, singer-songwriter, and record producer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1968 to present. Lindsey was born in 1949 as Lindsey Adams Buckingham in Palo Alto, California, U.S.


Lindsey Haun

Lindsey Haun is an actress and musician with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1 to present. Lindsey was born in 1984 in Los Angeles, California, U.S.


Lindsey Hunter

Lindsey Hunter is a basketball biography. Lindsey was born in 1970 in Utica, Mississippi.


Lindsey Hartley

Lindsey was born in 1982.


Lindsey Weber

Lindsey was born in 1984.


Past life for Lindsey born Aug 17, 1939

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 Western Australia approximately on 1150. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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