Spelling variation of Linda

Lynda Origin and Meaning

The name Lynda is a girl's name meaning "pretty".

When President LBJ's daughter Linda Bird changed the spelling of her name to Lynda, she set a trend for spelling adventurism that's still rippling through the name world today.

# 955 in the US

Lynda Rank in US Top 1000

Famous People Named Lynda

  • Lynda Bird Johnson Robbdaughter of U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson
  • Lynda Carter (born Linda Jean Córdova Carter) American actress
  • Lynda LopezAmerican TV journalist, sister of singer Jennifer Lopez
  • Lynda Louise Day GeorgeAmerican actress
  • Lynda Jean BarryAmerican cartoonist and novelist
  • Lynda BenglisAmerican sculptor and painter
  • Lynda LaurenceAmerican singer of The Supremes
  • Lynda BoydAmerican actress
  • Lynda Bellingham (born Meredith Lee Hughes)Canadian,English actress
  • Lynda Rosen ObstAmerican film producer
  • Lynda La PlanteAmerican actress and screenwriter
  • Lynda Maureen HaverstockCanadian politician, 19th lieutenant governor of Saskatchewan
  • Lynda BaronEnglish actress and comedienne

Lynda in Pop Culture

  • Lynda Moss ("Lynda with a Y")character on TV's "Doctor Who"
  • Lynda Van Der Klokcharacter in the "Halloween" movies