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Girl Name: Cindy

Name: Cindy
Pronunciation: \ci(n)-dy\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Sandy, Sindya, Cynda, Cinthy, Zandy
Variant forms: Cinda, Cindee, Cindel, Cindi, Cindia, Cindie, Cyndee, Cyndi, Cyndie, Cyndy, Sindee, Sindi, Sindie, Sindy, Syndi, Syndie, Syndy
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 113

Description

Cindy \ci(n)-dy\ as a girl's name is pronounced SIN-dee. It is of English origin. Originally a pet form of Cynthia (Greek) "from Mount Kynthos", and less often, of Lucinda (Latin) "light". Now commonly used as an independent name. It is sometimes used as a short form of the unrelated fairy-tale heroine's name Cinderella. Model Cindy Crawford; singer Cyndi Lauper.

Cindy has 17 variant forms: Cinda, Cindee, Cindel, Cindi, Cindia, Cindie, Cyndee, Cyndi, Cyndie, Cyndy, Sindee, Sindi, Sindie, Sindy, Syndi, Syndie and Syndy.

Baby names that sound like Cindy are Sandy, Sindya, Cynda, Cinthy and Zandy.

View a list of the 4 names that reference Cindy.

Popularity

Cindy is a very popular first name for women (#113 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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