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Name Lynsey

Origin:From a Old English word for wetlandTools:

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About the name Lynsey in particular

Languages of use:English
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Lyndsey, Kinsey, Laney, Lindsey, Lindsey, Lyndsay, Lynne     Details
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About Lindsay/Lindsay, the group of names with the same origin as Lynsey

Language of origin:Old English
Info about origin, female:use of a Scottish family name as given name
 the family name is related to Lindsey in Lincolnshire
 Lindsey means Lincoln's wetland
 there are however alternative interpretations of Lindsey, e.g. island in the river Lindum
 in Scottland used as a male name, everywhere else mostly as a female name only
Words:ey = the wetland  Old English
 ey = the island  Old Norse
Topics:Family name, Geographic name, Interesting
Variants' top ranks:44:Lindsey USA 1980-1989,  47:Lindsay USA 1980-1989,  94:Lyndsey England+Wales 1984,  96:Lynsey England+Wales 1984,  908:Lyndsay USA 1993
Name variants:Lindsay, Lindsey, Lyndsay, Lyndsey, Lynsey, Lindsay, Lindsey   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Lynsey

England+Wales decades 1984 96