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Cindy Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Cindy is of Greek and English origin.

The meaning of Cindy is "from mount kynthos".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 710  in baby name popularity for girls with 391 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Cindy Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Cindy has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Cindy to other names.


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Related Names

Cindy is a diminutive (nickname) of Cynthia.

Variants of the name Cindy include Cyndi, Sindy.

The name Olympias is a form of Cindy.

Other Tidbits

Cindy falls into the name categories landform, place.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Cindy Crawford, Cindy Lauper.

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Cindy in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Cindy.

Just for fun, see the name Cindy in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Cindy in Nautical Flags page.

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English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.

The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.