LINDSAY
GENDER: Feminine & Masculine
PRONOUNCED: LINDZ-ee   [key]
Meaning & History
From an English and Scottish surname which was originally derived from the name of the region Lindsey, which means "LINCOLN island" in Old English. As a given name it was usually masculine until the 1970s, when it became popular for girls, probably due to its similarity to Linda and because of American actress Lindsay Wagner (1949-).
Related Names
VARIANTS: Lindsey, Lindsie, Linsay, Linsey, Linzi, Lyndsay, Lyndsea, Lyndsey, Lynsay, Lynsey (English), Lindsey (Scottish)
Popularity
United States  ranked #683 
France  ranked #233 
Netherlands  -