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Popularity
43k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Lynette

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: French
  • Meaning: Pretty One
  • #1070 All Time
Girls
Boys
Similar Names
1.5m Linda (Spanish)
78k Lynda (Spanish)
4k Linette (English)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1897660
1902770
1908770
1909660
1910880
191119190
1912990
191311110
191421210
191531310
191619190
191723230
191831310
191936360
192037370
192136360
192240400
192360600
192455550
192543430
192650500
192747470
192841410
192946460
193045450
193152520
193268680
193373730
193469690
193585850
19361021020
19371031030
19381181180
19391361360
19401451450
19411971970
19422432430
19432752750
19442612610
19454074070
19464574570
19475745740
19486086080
19497457450
19508118110
19518708700
19528908900
19539899890
19541,0671,0670
19551,0891,0890
19561,1381,1380
19571,0341,0340
19581,1171,1170
19591,1301,1246
19601,2121,2120
19611,2751,2696
19621,2081,2080
19631,2571,2516
19641,3081,3080
19651,4101,4100
19661,3361,3306
19671,3011,2956
19681,2871,2870
19691,1761,1760
19701,1631,1585
19711,0861,0797
19729849840
19737347340
19746266206
19756206200
19765855805
19775385380
19784584580
19795115110
19804334330
19814114110
19823953950
19834114110
19843423420
19853163160
19863223220
19873233230
19882772770
19893023020
19902392390
19912052050
19922402400
19931871870
19941861860
19951681680
19961401400
19971531530
19981151150
19991321320
20001251250
20011301300
20021091090
20031311310
20041251250
20051321320
20061131130
20071071070
20081261260
20091231230
20101061060
201191910
20121011010
201390900
201477770

Want to know about the populiarty of Lynette? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 42,645 babies born with the name Lynette in the United States. That's more than enough Lynettes to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1897 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Lynette" was in 1965 with a total of 1,410 babies. (That's a lot of baby Lynettes)

According to the 1945 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Lynette" ranks #87 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 17 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1945. Across the entire United States a total of 407 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Lynette" mean?

Lynette (French): Pretty One

The name "Lynette" is of French origin and it means "Pretty One". It's a name commonly given to girls.

L is for love, everlasting.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

N is for nice, need I say more?

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

T is for tried, tried and true you.

T is for tried, tried and true you.

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

Your name in reverse order is "Ettenyl". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Tteleny". 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 Lynette popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Lynette 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 Lynette born Feb 3, 1939

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 Southern China approximately on 1375. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

Name poster for Lynette

Name poster for Lynette(click to save the high quality version)

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