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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Lyndsey

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Wiktionary

A less common spelling of Lindsay or Lindsey.

  1. A female given name.

Notable Persons Named Lyndsey

Lynsey de Paul was a musician. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1971 to 2014. Lynsey was given the name Lyndsey Monckton Rubin on June 11th, 1948. She left this life on October 1st, 2014.

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She was most active from 2000 to present. Lyndsey was born on June 16th, 1978 in Manchester.

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Lyndsey was born on July 23rd, 1981.

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Lyndsey Fry is a hockey player for the Harvard Crimson women's ice hockey in the National Collegiate Athletic Association. She has been prominent since 2010. Lyndsey was born on October 30th, 1992 in Mesa, Arizona.

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Lyndsey Patterson is a soccer player for the Seattle Sounders Women, Tennessee Volunteers, Atlanta Silverbacks Women, Los Angeles Sol, Ajax America Women, Philadelphia Independence, Atlanta Beat (WPS), and Seattle Reign FC. Lyndsey was born on December 7th, 1982 in Puyallup, Washington, United States.

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Lyndsey was born as the child of Jean-Marie Pfaff on October 4th, 1978 in Beveren. Lyndsey is also known as Lyndsey Linda Marc and Debby Edilbert Gerdina.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Lyndsey

Cheryl Lyndsey is an alternative rock, indie rock, stoner rock, hard rock, and glam punk musician. Her ongoing career started in 1995. Cheryl was given the name Cheryl Lane Lyndsey on May 7th, 1978 in Vero Beach, Florida, USA.

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Martin was born in England. Martin is also known as Lindsey and Martin.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1964 5 5 0
1966 6 6 0
1969 5 5 0
1972 9 9 0
1973 8 8 0
1974 19 19 0
1975 34 34 0
1976 50 50 0
1977 104 104 0
1978 174 174 0
1979 239 239 0
1980 264 264 0
1981 428 423 5
1982 634 634 0
1983 675 670 5
1984 663 657 6
1985 635 635 0
1986 669 663 6
1987 628 623 5
1988 660 660 0
1989 606 606 0
1990 687 687 0
1991 601 601 0
1992 545 545 0
1993 491 491 0
1994 504 504 0
1995 413 413 0
1996 385 385 0
1997 417 417 0
1998 372 372 0
1999 370 370 0
2000 392 392 0
2001 340 340 0
2002 252 252 0
2003 264 264 0
2004 265 260 5
2005 240 240 0
2006 214 214 0
2007 159 159 0
2008 168 168 0
2009 117 117 0
2010 107 107 0
2011 88 88 0
2012 82 82 0
2013 62 62 0
2014 54 54 0
2015 42 42 0
2016 51 51 0
2017 42 42 0

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Popularity of Lyndsey as a first name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Lyndsey U.S.
  White 60.33% 64.26%
  African American 31.40% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 6.61% 16.26%

Of Last Name Lyndsey

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

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Fun Facts about the name Lyndsey

  • How Popular is the name Lyndsey? Lyndsey is the 2,059th most popular name of all time. As a last name Lyndsey was the 138,304th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Lyndsey have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14,239 babies born with the first name Lyndsey in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lyndsey to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lyndsey? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1964 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Lyndsey first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lyndsey is Wednesday, September 30th, 1896.
  • What year had the most people named Lyndsey born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lyndsey was in 1990 with a total of 687 babies.
  • Random Lyndsey Factoid: According to the 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Lyndsey is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 58 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1986.
  • Weird things about the name Lyndsey: Your name in reverse order is Yesdnyl. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Yelnsyd. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Lyndsey? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 121 people with the last name Lyndsey.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Lyndsey? Lyndsey is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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