Pronunciation: le-e-nda-h
Origin: United Kingdom

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Western Europe

The name Lynda has multiple origins and meanings, making it a versatile and unique name. It has British, German, and Spanish roots, with prominent meanings such as "pretty," "snake," and "lime tree". As a variation of the name Linda, it is derived from the Latin word "linda," which means "beautiful". In addition to its primary meanings, Lynda can also be associated with a linden tree or lime tree. The origin of the name Lynda can be traced back to English, German, and Spanish languages. It was originally a nickname for any name beginning with the "Lind-" prefix, and eventually evolved into a standalone name. The name gained popularity in the twentieth century and was a top 1,000 name in America from 1932 to 1987.

Lynda Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Lynda is currently #627 on Kiindred
gender-female Girl: Lynda is currently #327 on Kiindred Girl Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Lynda is currently #618 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-female Girl Unique: Lynda is currently #325 on Kiindred Girl Unique Names

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Famous People Named Lynda

  • Lynda Obst: Lynda Obst is an American film producer known for producing films such as "Sleepless in Seattle" and "Interstellar."