Lyndsay

First Name
7k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Lyndsay mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Lyndsay

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Alt. Meaning

L is for loyalty, that you show.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

N is for nice, need I say more?

D is for delight, a surprise from within.

S is for share, your talents, time, and possessions with others

A is for accountable, someone to be counted on

Y is for yes, always open to new possibilities

Notable Persons Named Lyndsay

Lyndsay was born on November 30th, 1988 in Orange, California.

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His military service ended in 2009. Lyndsay was born in Cardiff.

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Lyndsay Wall is an ice hockey player. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2001 to 2006. Lyndsay was born on May 12th, 1985 in Visalia, California.

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She holds the title Miss California 1996 and Miss California1996. Lyndsay was given the name Lyndsay Renee Kahler in Alameda, California.

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Lyndsay Petruny is a sports commentator, sideline reporter, television producer, television presenter, sports anchor, sideline reportersports producer, and television host. She was most active from 2009 to present. Lyndsay was born Lyndsay Petruny on February 27th, 1986 in Pittsburgh.

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Lyndsay was born on December 26th, 1973 in Minnetonka, Minnesota.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1973 5 5 0
1974 11 11 0
1975 24 24 0
1976 90 90 0
1977 121 121 0
1978 119 119 0
1979 162 162 0
1980 208 208 0
1981 274 274 0
1982 403 403 0
1983 393 393 0
1984 362 362 0
1985 392 392 0
1986 349 349 0
1987 337 337 0
1988 333 333 0
1989 306 306 0
1990 294 294 0
1991 261 261 0
1992 265 265 0
1993 212 212 0
1994 204 204 0
1995 163 163 0
1996 136 136 0
1997 145 145 0
1998 125 125 0
1999 118 118 0
2000 128 128 0
2001 92 92 0
2002 72 72 0
2003 75 75 0
2004 83 83 0
2005 86 86 0
2006 62 62 0
2007 58 58 0
2008 44 44 0
2009 42 42 0
2010 31 31 0
2011 21 21 0
2012 27 27 0
2013 8 8 0
2014 15 15 0
2015 11 11 0
2016 11 11 0
2017 13 13 0
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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Popularity of Lyndsay as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Lyndsay

  • How Popular is the name Lyndsay? Lyndsay is the 3,172nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Lyndsay have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,691 babies born with the first name Lyndsay in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lyndsay to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lyndsay? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1973 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Lyndsay first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lyndsay is Tuesday, May 24th, 1892.
  • What year had the most people named Lyndsay born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lyndsay was in 1982 with a total of 403 babies.
  • Random Lyndsay Factoid: According to the 1991 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Lyndsay is not a popular baby girl's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 1991.
  • Weird things about the name Lyndsay: Your name in reverse order is Yasdnyl. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ydyasnl. 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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