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I have always disliked my name because I knew my parents got it from "Mork and Mindy". My entire life I have been asked "Hey, where's Mork?" (ha ha, funny every time...). People also assume that my name is short for Melinda and that it doesn't stand on its own.
I really like the name Mindy! It's sweet and cute. I don't know if I would use it, though, because of the Mork thing.
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When I was younger people assumed my little brother's name was Mork, but now that the show isn't aired I don't get Mork comments as much. I like my name, it's fun and has a sing-song happy sound to it, which suits me. People on occasion ask what it is short for, and are fine when I reply it's simply "Mindy".
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German meaning - love
Greek meaning - honey
- Famous real-life people named Mindy: | Edit
Mindy Gledhill, American singer-songwriter
Mindy Kaling, American actress
Mindy McCready, American country singer
Mindy Cohn, American actress
Mindy McKnight, an American hairstyle youtuber of Cute Girls Hairstyles and mother of 6
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Mork and Mindy, 1978 American TV series
Mindy Sue Beesler, fifth grade teacher in the internet comic blog The Greasers of Hazzick Flats. Teaches fifth grade at Public School Number Three, the elementary school on the poor side of town, and has her hands full dealing with the Smuckers kids and Hector the Dirt Collector. http://www.thegreasersofhazzickflats.blogspot.com