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Gender: F Meaning of Lynn: "lake" Origin of Lynn: Diminutive of Linda or Welsh

Lynn arrived in the 1940s, spinning off from the wildly popular Linda, to become a top midcentury middle name. Now, Lynn's in limbo.

Famous People Named Lynn

Lynn Rachel Redgrave, English actress
Lynn Rene Anderson, American country music singer
Lillie Louise "Lynn" Fontanne, British-American actress
Lynn C. Woolsey, U.S. Congresswoman from California
Lynn Marie Berry, American TV journalist
Jamie-Lynn Sigler, American actress
Lynn Abbey (born Marilyn Lorraine Abbey), American novelist
(Viola) Lynn Collins, American actress
Lynn Whitfield, American actress
Lynn Elizabeth Flewelling, American novelist

Pop Culture References for the name Lynn

Lynn, character in the Divergent trilogy
Lynn Robillard, character on TV's "Criminal Minds"
Lynn Holden, character in movie "The Wrong Guy"
Lynn, Massachusetts, USA

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