What does Lindsay mean?
The meaning of Lindsay is "lindum isle, lincoln's marsh".
Lindsay is used as both a boys and girls name.
It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Lin-zee.
The Given Name Lindsay
Lindsay is derived from the Old English lindesig meaning "lindum isle or lincoln's marsh" from the elements lindes meaning "lindum" and "ig" meaning "island". Lindum Colonia (Lindum) was a town in the Roman province of Britannia which is known today as Lincoln in Lincolnshire, England.
Lindsay falls into the landform name category.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Lindsay Lohan, Lindsay Wagner, and Lindsay Whalen.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,022 in baby name popularity for girls with 258 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.
The trend's your friend. See how Lindsay has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Lindsay Name Popularity Page.
Lindsay Related Names
- Lindsay Lohan ~ Actress
- Lindsay Wagner ~ Actress
- Lindsay Whalen ~ Basketball Player
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