Notes: Originally derived from "linde", a Germanic name element referring to the lime tree. The name also existed as a part of other English names such as Belinda and Melinda. Actresses Linda Evans, Linda Hunt; singer Linda Ronstadt; journalist Linda Ellerbee; fashion designer Lindka Cierach.
Variants: Lin, Lindalee, Lindee, Lindey, Lindi, Lindie, Lindira, Lindka, Lindy, Linn, Lynda, Lynde, Lyndy, Lyn, Lynn, Lynne, Lynnda, Lynndie
Other names starting with: Li-, Lin-, Lind- Other names ending with: -da, -nda, -inda, -linda Popularity: The name Linda ranked 3 out of 4275 (Top 1%) as a first name for females of all ages in the 1990 U.S. Census. The name Linda ranked 24475 out of 88799 (Top 28%) as a surname for males and females of all ages in the 1990 U.S. Census. Display Trend for Linda as a Birth Name / Compare with related girl names