Mindy

Mindy - A very unique female name



  Oct 17,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Mindy appeared on the charts for the first time in 1948 on position #1621. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Mindy and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Mindy? 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 Mindy. The baby girl name Mindy was given to 72 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1716 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 19,628 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Mindy peaked in popularity 40 years ago in 1979 on position 82.



Famous with this name

Mindy Kaling
Mindy Sterling
Mindy DeBaise


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Mindy is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Mindy is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #457 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,743.

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 Mindy is where you live.


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Mindy origin and meaning

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

Similar to Mindy

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

Mattie / Mandy / Maude / Mandi / Maudie / Matthew / Meadow / Mittie / Mindi / Monet /

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
20121716
20111759
20101639
20091658
20081652
20071691
20061562
20051469
20041570
20031357
20021451
20011176
20001240
19991063
19981066
1997955
1996845
1995810
1994789
1993684
1992566
1991501
1990419
1989367
1988302
1987263
1986243
1985233
1984198
1983206
1982206
1981154
1980131
197982
1978170
1977207
1976210
1975192
1974194
1973228
1972291
1971281
1970354
1969359
1968384
1967421
1966431
1965456
1964422
1963407
1962385
1961422
1960392
1959402
1958382
1957368
1956381
1955389
1954416
1953440
1952526
1951476
1950800
19491831
19481621

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York457
New Jersey959
California1532
Texas2743

Even more about Mindy


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 Mindy 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 Mindy?

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
1979
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Mindy
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 19,628
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1948
2012 births +72

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