girl name Lindsay
 

Baby Girl Names - Lindsay


Baby Girl Names > Starting With L > Lindsay

The name Lindsay is derived from a surname.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Lindsay has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Lindsay
Use of the Name Lindsay for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
119,439 118,907 106,902 17,913 7,086 2,551 1,326
The table below indicates the number of times the name Lindsay has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Lindsay
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1880  7827
1881  6798
1882  6809
1883    
1884  6829
1885  8906
1886    
1887    
1888  7878
1889  65510
1890  55413
1891  9146
1892    
1893  39721
1894    
1895  65811
1896    
1897  8997
1898    
1899  68710
1900  66715
1901    
1902  8369
1903  76110
1904  67013
1905  8829
1906    
1907  9699
1908    
1909  93111
1910  96712
1911    
1912    
1913  95827
1914  89338
1915    
1916  99242
1917  97445
1918    
1919    
1920  90758
1921    
1922    
1923    
1924  97053
1925  97949
1926    
1927    
1928  92953
1929    
1930    
1931    
1932    
1933    
1934  99742
1935    
1936  93444
1937  96243
1938  94645
1939    
1940    
1941    
1942    
1943  95150
1944    
1945  90850
1946  88156
1947  89361
1948  83966
19499808487262
195080511769298
1951854110681105
195280412771497
195399294624131
1954  73995
1955  664120
1956  75096
1957  76696
1958  78790
1959  713116
1960  633152
1961  686125
1962  712117
1963  79791
1964  93367
1965  85974
1966  97656
1967    
1968    
1969    
1970    
1971    
1972    
1973    
1974698210  
1975397514  
19761342,070  
19771102,630  
1978953,117  
1979883,464  
1980714,353  
1981475,830  
1982398,24998484
1983368,61792391
1984368,500  
1985407,86998986
1986466,951  
1987496,527  
1988576,020  
1989635,532  
1990695,041  
1991774,484  
1992814,256  
1993883,663  
19941073,097  
19951252,561  
19961332,397  
19971492,086  
19981611,938  
19991691,845  
20001791,795  
20012101,501  
20022551,239  
20032601,225  
20042411,326  
Totals:  119,439 3,084

During the last 125 years, parents have used Lindsay as a girl's name about 97% of the time and less frequently (about 2% of the time) as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Lindsay appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 36 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


Copyright © 2005-2014 Baby-Girl-Names.org.
All rights reserved.
Baby-Girl-Names.org is a Chosen Sites™ family reference source.
All information on this baby name website is provided "as is."

Girl Name Lindsay