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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Glinda

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Alt. Meaning

G is for gracious, it shows everyday.

L is for look, the way you look at life.

I is for incorruptible, always standing up for what is right

N is for number one, make sure to take care of yourself above all others

D is for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

A is for appreciative, of all you have

How popular is the baby name Glinda in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1931 7 7 0
1933 6 6 0
1935 10 10 0
1936 11 11 0
1937 10 10 0
1938 12 12 0
1939 19 19 0
1940 18 18 0
1941 36 36 0
1942 44 44 0
1943 58 58 0
1944 67 67 0
1945 62 62 0
1946 73 73 0
1947 114 114 0
1948 112 112 0
1949 115 115 0
1950 124 124 0
1951 142 142 0
1952 126 126 0
1953 119 119 0
1954 105 105 0
1955 128 128 0
1956 90 90 0
1957 84 84 0
1958 91 91 0
1959 83 83 0
1960 61 61 0
1961 80 80 0
1962 48 48 0
1963 57 57 0
1964 35 35 0
1965 41 41 0
1966 41 41 0
1967 31 31 0
1968 35 35 0
1969 31 31 0
1970 25 25 0
1971 22 22 0
1972 19 19 0
1973 20 20 0
1974 14 14 0
1975 7 7 0
1976 12 12 0
1977 9 9 0
1978 10 10 0
1979 5 5 0
1980 13 13 0
1981 6 6 0
1982 5 5 0
1984 6 6 0
1985 6 6 0
1986 6 6 0
1987 7 7 0
1988 9 9 0
1990 8 8 0
1993 7 7 0
2008 5 5 0

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Popularity of Glinda as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Glinda

  • How Popular is the name Glinda? Glinda is the 5,802nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Glinda have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,547 babies born with the first name Glinda in the United States. That's more than enough people named Glinda to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Glinda? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1931 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Glinda first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Glinda is Monday, November 17th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Glinda born? The highest recorded use of the first name Glinda was in 1951 with a total of 142 babies.
  • Random Glinda Factoid: According to the 1952 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Glinda is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 20 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1952.
  • Weird things about the name Glinda: Your name in reverse order is Adnilg. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Idalgn. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Glinda born Oct 18, 1935

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 Southern Australia approximately on 1600. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).