Lindiwe

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

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Origin and Meaning of Lindiwe

User Submitted Origins

African
50%
English
40%
Xhosa
10%

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from Kenya, the name Lindiwe is of African origin and means "The one who has been waited for".
  • According to a user from South Africa, the name Lindiwe is of African origin and means "Awaited".
  • A submission from South Africa says the name Lindiwe means "Waited For" and is of Xhosa origin.
  • A submission from South Africa says the name Lindiwe means "Waited for" and is of English origin.
  • A submission from South Africa says the name Lindiwe means "Have waited" and is of African origin.

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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Lindiwe

Lindiwe Mazibuko is a Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly of South Africa. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2011 to 2014. Lindiwe was born on April 9th, 1980.

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Lindiwe was born on May 10th, 1954 in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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Lindiwe Zulu is a Minister of Small Business Development and Minister of Small Business Development (South Africa).

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Lindiwe Benedicta Hendricks is a Minister of Water Affairs, Forestry, Minister of Minerals, and Energy. Lindiwe was born on July 29th, 1957 in Vryburg.

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Fun Facts about the name Lindiwe

  • How Popular is the name Lindiwe? Lindiwe is the 81,772nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Lindiwe have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6 babies born with the first name Lindiwe in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lindiwe? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1973 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Lindiwe first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lindiwe is Tuesday, January 5th, 1960.
  • What year had the most people named Lindiwe born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lindiwe was in 1973 with a total of 6 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Lindiwe: Your name in reverse order is Ewidnil. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iewnldi. How do you pronounce that?

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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).
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