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Name Lynn

Origin:From a Old High German word for gentle, friendlyTools:

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About the name Lynn in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:German, English
Diminutives:Linett, Linette, Lynette
Topics:Asteroid 4358 Lynn
US 2017 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Flynn, Fynn, Lenn, Linn, Lyn, Lyna, Lynne     Details
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About Linda, the group of names with the same origin as Lynn

Language of origin:Old High German
Info about origin:short form of various names ending in -linda, e.g. Rosalinda
Words:lind = gentle, friendly  Old High German
Topics:Short form
Variants' top ranks:2:Linda England+Wales 1954,  11:Lynn Netherlands 2012,  20:Linn Sweden 2000,  39:Lynne England+Wales 1954,  49:Lynda England+Wales 1954,  71:Linett Hungary 2017,  931:Lynette USA 1990-1999
Somehow related to:Belinda, Melinda, Rosalinda
Name variants:Linda, Linett, Linette, Linn, Lyn, Lynda, Lynette, Lynn, Lynne   Sortable list   Details
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Popularity lists that contain the name Lynn

SeriesGraphRankings
England+Wales decadesGraph1964 61,  1954 36
NetherlandsGraph2017 17,  2016 15,  2015 13,  2014 14,  2013 15,  2012 112011 15,  2010 14,  2009 19,  2008 22
SwitzerlandGraph2017 432016 61,  2015 55,  2014 46,  1997 242
Switzerland/GermanGraph2017 31,  2016 47,  2015 42,  2014 38,  2013 44,  2011 32,  2010 37,  2009 31,  2008 25,  2007 252006 39,  2005 43,  2004 45
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 873,  1980-1989 346,  1970-1979 164,  1960-1969 74
USA yearlyGraph1996 931,  1995 897,  1994 785,  1993 779
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