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Popularity
43k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Lynette

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

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1897 6 6 0
1902 7 7 0
1908 7 7 0
1909 6 6 0
1910 8 8 0
1911 19 19 0
1912 9 9 0
1913 11 11 0
1914 21 21 0
1915 31 31 0
1916 19 19 0
1917 23 23 0
1918 31 31 0
1919 36 36 0
1920 37 37 0
1921 36 36 0
1922 40 40 0
1923 60 60 0
1924 55 55 0
1925 43 43 0
1926 50 50 0
1927 47 47 0
1928 41 41 0
1929 46 46 0
1930 45 45 0
1931 52 52 0
1932 68 68 0
1933 73 73 0
1934 69 69 0
1935 85 85 0
1936 102 102 0
1937 103 103 0
1938 118 118 0
1939 136 136 0
1940 145 145 0
1941 197 197 0
1942 243 243 0
1943 275 275 0
1944 261 261 0
1945 407 407 0
1946 457 457 0
1947 574 574 0
1948 608 608 0
1949 745 745 0
1950 811 811 0
1951 870 870 0
1952 890 890 0
1953 989 989 0
1954 1,067 1,067 0
1955 1,089 1,089 0
1956 1,138 1,138 0
1957 1,034 1,034 0
1958 1,117 1,117 0
1959 1,130 1,124 6
1960 1,212 1,212 0
1961 1,275 1,269 6
1962 1,208 1,208 0
1963 1,257 1,251 6
1964 1,308 1,308 0
1965 1,410 1,410 0
1966 1,336 1,330 6
1967 1,301 1,295 6
1968 1,287 1,287 0
1969 1,176 1,176 0
1970 1,163 1,158 5
1971 1,086 1,079 7
1972 984 984 0
1973 734 734 0
1974 626 620 6
1975 620 620 0
1976 585 580 5
1977 538 538 0
1978 458 458 0
1979 511 511 0
1980 433 433 0
1981 411 411 0
1982 395 395 0
1983 411 411 0
1984 342 342 0
1985 316 316 0
1986 322 322 0
1987 323 323 0
1988 277 277 0
1989 302 302 0
1990 239 239 0
1991 205 205 0
1992 240 240 0
1993 187 187 0
1994 186 186 0
1995 168 168 0
1996 140 140 0
1997 153 153 0
1998 115 115 0
1999 132 132 0
2000 125 125 0
2001 130 130 0
2002 109 109 0
2003 131 131 0
2004 125 125 0
2005 132 132 0
2006 113 113 0
2007 107 107 0
2008 126 126 0
2009 123 123 0
2010 106 106 0
2011 91 91 0
2012 101 101 0
2013 90 90 0
2014 77 77 0

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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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 1950 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Lynette" ranks #94 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Nebraska. Imagine that, 31 babies in Nebraska have the same name as you in 1950. Across the entire United States a total of 811 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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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 south west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

French

Origin and Meaning of Lynette

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

Alternative Meanings

L is for loyalty, that you show.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

E is for endear, all those you touch.

T is for teacher, you truly are.

T is for tried, tried and true you.

E is for endear, all those you touch.

Your name in reverse order is "Ettenyl". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ltnyeet". 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 Lynette born Aug 29, 1955

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 Alaska approximately on 750. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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