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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:Linette, Lynette
Topics:Asteroid 4358 Lynn
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Flynn, Fynn, 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,  931:Lynette USA 1990-1999
Somehow related to:Belinda, Melinda, Rosalinda
Name variants:Linda, Linette, Linn, Lyn, Lynda, Lynette, Lynn, Lynne   Sortable list   Details
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England+Wales decadesGraph1964 61,  1954 36
NetherlandsGraph2015 13,  2014 14,  2013 15,  2012 112011 15,  2010 14,  2009 19,  2008 22
Switzerland 1997 242
Switzerland/GermanGraph2015 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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