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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Lindsy

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L is for little, the little things you do.

I is for infinite, are your possibilities

N is for noteworthy, just like your achievements

D is for discreet, you can keep a secret.

S is for secret, that you can certainly keep.

Y is for young, the years never show!

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1919 5 0 5
1974 10 10 0
1975 11 11 0
1976 22 22 0
1977 30 30 0
1978 29 29 0
1979 51 51 0
1980 62 62 0
1981 86 86 0
1982 129 129 0
1983 112 112 0
1984 122 122 0
1985 118 118 0
1986 99 99 0
1987 102 102 0
1988 92 92 0
1989 82 82 0
1990 81 81 0
1991 77 77 0
1992 65 65 0
1993 63 63 0
1994 47 47 0
1995 59 59 0
1996 51 51 0
1997 39 39 0
1998 40 40 0
1999 32 32 0
2000 41 41 0
2001 31 31 0
2002 27 27 0
2003 21 21 0
2004 33 33 0
2005 35 35 0
2006 35 35 0
2007 36 36 0
2008 17 17 0
2009 26 26 0
2010 20 20 0
2011 8 8 0
2012 18 18 0
2013 17 17 0
2014 19 19 0
2015 8 8 0
2016 11 11 0
2017 12 12 0

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International Interest for Lindsy

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Lindsy as a first name

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Popularity of Lindsy as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Lindsy U.S.
  White 56.07% 64.26%
  African American 33.53% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 5.78% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Lindsy

People with the last name Lindsy are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Lindsy

  • How Popular is the name Lindsy? Lindsy is the 6,514th most popular name of all time. As a last name Lindsy was the 103,655th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Lindsy have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,131 babies born with the first name Lindsy in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lindsy to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lindsy? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1919 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Lindsy first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lindsy is Saturday, September 3rd, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Lindsy born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lindsy was in 1982 with a total of 129 babies.
  • Random Lindsy Factoid: According to the 1983 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Lindsy is not a popular baby girl's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 1983.
  • Weird things about the name Lindsy: Your name in reverse order is Ysdnil. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nliysd. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Lindsy? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 173 people with the last name Lindsy.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Lindsy? Lindsy is one of the most unique last names recorded.

What Lindsys Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Lindsy born Oct 28, 1938

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 Japan 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. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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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).