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Popularity
42k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Mindy

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: American
  • #1082 All Time
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Boys
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2k Minda (American)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
1940550
1941550
1943990
1944660
1945660
1946550
1947990
194817170
194923230
19501271270
19513063060
19522662660
19533843840
19544384380
19555095090
19565465460
19575995990
19585875870
19595605600
19605895890
19615365360
19625845840
19635615610
19645405400
19654524520
19664744740
19674964960
19685815810
19696486480
19707067060
19711,0151,0105
19728628620
19731,1171,1170
19741,3191,3136
19751,3061,3060
19761,1751,1678
19771,2341,2340
19781,6071,59710
19793,7203,71010#81 girl name
19802,2692,2627
19811,8351,8287
19821,3271,3225
19831,2221,2220
19841,3461,3460
19851,1161,1160
19861,0811,0729
19879579570
19888218210
19897117110
19906006000
19914784780
19924134130
19933293290
19942742740
19952392390
19962512510
19972162160
19981861860
19991881880
20001721720
20011711710
20021411410
20031421420
20041261260
20051461460
20061341340
20071221220
20081201200
20091201200
20101121120
20111031030
20121021020
20131051050
201498980

Want to know about the populiarty of Mindy? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 41,702 babies born with the name Mindy in the United States. That's more than enough Mindies 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 1940 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Mindy" was in 1979 with a total of 3,710 babies. (That's a lot of baby Mindies)

According to the 1979 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Mindy" ranks #40 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Oklahoma. Imagine that, 89 babies in Oklahoma have the same name as you in 1979. Across the entire United States a total of 3,720 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Mindy" mean?

Mindy (American): Combination of Mel and Linda

The name "Mindy" is of American origin and it means "Combination of Mel and Linda". It's a name commonly given to girls.

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

D is for dream, your beacon ahead.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

Your name in reverse order is "Ydnim". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ndymi". 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 Mindy popular?



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

Celebrities named Mindy

Mindy Sterling

Mindy Sterling is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1973 to present. Mindy was born in 1953 as Mindy Lee Sterling in Paterson, New Jersey, U.S.

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Mindy McCready

Mindy McCready is a singer specializing in country music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1995 to 2013. Mindy was born in 1975 as Malinda Gayle McCready in Fort Myers, Florida, U.S.

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Past life for Mindy born Mar 19, 1974

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 USA South-West approximately on 775. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

Name poster for Mindy

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

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