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Cynthia Meaning


What does Cynthia mean?

The name Cynthia is of Greek origin.

The meaning of Cynthia is "woman from Kynthos".

Cynthia is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Cyn-thi-a.

The Given Name Cynthia

Cynthia is a form of Kynthia. See Kynthia for further details.

Cynthia appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

A fearless name, Cynthia possesses great character.

Solidly popular, this one is a keeper.

Cynthia falls into the name categories landform, place.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Cynthia Cooper Dyke, Cynthia Nixon, and Cynthia Stevenson.

Cynthia Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 693 in baby name popularity for girls with 416 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 636 in baby name popularity for girls with 461 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

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

Cynthia Related Names

Cynthia is a form of Kynthia.

Variants of the name Cynthia include Cinthia, Cinthya, Cyntheia.

The names Cintia, Cinzia, Kynthia are all forms of Cynthia.

Cynthia has the diminutives (nicknames) Cindel, Cindi, Cindia, Cindii, Cindy.

Famous Cynthias

  • Cynthia Cooper Dyke ~ Basketball Player
  • Cynthia Nixon ~ Actress
  • Cynthia Stevenson ~ Actress

Cynthia Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Cynthia.

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Cynthia Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Cynthia.

Just for fun, see the name Cynthia 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 Cynthia in Nautical Flags page.