Lindsey Name Meaning & Origin

Lindsey

Pronunciation: LIN-dzee (key)

Origin of the name Lindsey:

Taken from the old English surname Lindesie (from Lindsey), which is derived from a place-name composed of the Old English elements lind (the linden tree) and ey (wetland). Var: Lynsey. Short: Lindie, Lindy, Linni, Linnie, Linny.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Lindsay, Linsey, Lyndsay, Lynsey

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Linds,
Lindz,
Lulu,
Lindy,
Lin,
Lindsey Lu,
Zee,
Liddy
linnie

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Famous real-life people named Lindsey

Lindsey Buckingham (male), musician (Fleetwood Mac)
Lindsay Lohan, actress
Lindsey McKeon, actress
Lindsey Shaw, actress
Lindsey/Lyn-Z Way, bassist of the band Mindless Self Indulgence
Lindsey Stirling, violinist

Lindsey in song, story & screen

Lindsey Lee Wells, character in John Green's "An Abundance of Katherines"

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