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Indy

First Name
646
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Indy

"Indy" is a name of American origin, and it means "Independent or Indian". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Wiktionary
  1. (informal) Indianapolis.
  2. (informal) The fictional character Indiana Jones.

Indy was also found in the following language(s): Czech

Notable Persons With the Name Indy

Indy Groothuizen is a soccer player for the Jong Ajax, AFC '34, AFC Ajax, Netherlands national under-17 football team, and Netherlands national under-19 football team. Indy was born on July 22nd, 1996 in Alkmaar.

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Indy de Vroome is an important individual. Indy was born on May 21st, 1996 in Cromvoirt, Netherlands.

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Indy Rahmawati is a journalist. She has been prominent since 1996. Indy was given the name Indy R Rahmawati on April 1st, 1971 in Bandung.

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Indy Khabra is a soccer player for the Langara College, Port Vale F.C., Club Atlas, Surrey United Firefighters, Pacific Coast Soccer League, and Westside FC. Indy was born on May 10th, 1979 in Burnaby.

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1955 6 6 0
1956 7 7 0
1957 10 10 0
1970 9 9 0
1971 5 5 0
1974 6 6 0
1976 6 6 0
1978 5 5 0
1979 7 7 0
1982 7 7 0
1986 8 8 0
1987 5 5 0
1991 5 5 0
1992 6 0 6
1993 18 11 7
1994 12 6 6
1995 9 0 9
1996 16 9 7
1997 7 0 7
1998 11 5 6
1999 6 6 0
2000 11 0 11
2001 8 8 0
2002 17 11 6
2003 16 10 6
2004 16 9 7
2005 18 7 11
2006 19 9 10
2007 26 14 12
2008 41 19 22
2009 29 18 11
2010 31 19 12
2011 31 15 16
2012 31 10 21
2013 44 18 26
2014 63 39 24
2015 74 46 28

Fun Facts about the name Indy

  • How Popular is the name Indy? Indy is the 13,435th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Indy have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 646 babies born with the first name Indy in the United States. That's more than enough people named Indy to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Indy? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1955 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Indy first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Indy is Friday, June 10th, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Indy born? The highest recorded use of the first name Indy was in 2015 with a total of 46 babies.
  • Random Indy Factoid: According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Indy is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 2011.
  • Weird things about the name Indy: Your name in reverse order is Ydni. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Yidn. How do you pronounce that?

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What does the name Indy mean?

Iis for impressive, your list of qualities.

Nis for noble, your regal bearing.

Dis for discreet, you can keep a secret.

Yis for yippee, and the things that inspire you to yell it

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  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.