Cindy

Cindy - A very unique female name



  Jan 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Cindy appeared on the charts for the first time in 1938 on position #1437. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Cindy and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Cindy? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Cindy. The baby girl name Cindy was given to 312 baby girls in 2012, ranking #765 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 4,530 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Cindy peaked in popularity 62 years ago in 1957 on position 19.



Famous with this name

Cindy Lucas
Cindy Pickett
Cindy Crawford


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Cindy is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Cindy is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #451 - and is the least popular in Illinois at position #1,339.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Cindy is where you live.


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Cindy origin and meaning

Cindy is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Cindy, pop culture references for the name Cindy and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Cindy

We've found the following names that sound similar to Cindy, sorted by popularity.

Cynthia / Candy / Cindi / Candi / Chanda / Cinthia / Cinda / Chante / Cyndi / Candida /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012765
2011662
2010526
2009552
2008437
2007402
2006376
2005327
2004306
2003273
2002259
2001258
2000263
1999238
1998236
1997205
1996195
1995199
1994197
1993177
1992184
1991185
1990187
1989180
1988181
1987195
1986185
1985174
1984179
1983177
1982171
1981163
1980149
1979136
1978133
1977131
1976120
1975112
1974103
197392
197280
197170
197072
196974
196867
196759
196656
196553
196447
196337
196234
196133
196030
195925
195825
195719
195637
195579
195491
195399
1952139
1951154
1950184
1949212
1948213
1947221
1946282
1945391
1944456
1943483
1942523
1941810
19401201
19391223
19381437

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California451
New York452
Oregon558
Texas601
New Jersey601
Maryland642
Ohio646
Washington648
Georgia774
Massachusetts803
South Carolina817
Utah850
Virginia918
North Carolina980
Arizona991
Florida997
Michigan1096
Pennsylvania1256
Illinois1339

Even more about Cindy


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Cindy a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Cindy?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1957
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Cindy
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 4,530
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1938
2012 births +312

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