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Gender: Female Origin of Cindy: Diminutive of Cynthia or Lucinda Meaning of Cynthia: Greek, "moon goddess or, woman from Kynthos"

The name Cindy is a girl's name . Cindy and is often added to lists like Baby Girl Names Ending in Y and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Makeover - Two Middles".

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Cindy's gone from cute teenager to peppy soccer mom, but it's not for her daughter. Cindy as proper name has been falling fast in recent years.

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Famous People Named Cindy

Cynthia Ann "Cindy" Crawford, American supermodel
Cindy Hyde-Smith, US Senator from Mississippi
Cindy Lou Hensley McCain, American businesswoman, philanthropist, humanitarian, and wife of US Senator John McCain of Arizona
Cynthia Dawn "Cindy" Margolis, American actress and model
Cynthia "Cindy" Morris Sherman, American photographer & director
Cindy Busby, Canadian actress
Cindy Blackman Santana, American jazz drummer
Cindy Valentine (born Valentine Cinzia Leone), Italian singer-songwriter
Cindy Barshop, American reality TV personality ("Real Housewives of New York")
Cindy Lee Miller Sheehan, American antiwar activist
Cynthia Carmen "Cindy" Burbridge-Bishop, Thai model and TV personality
Cynthia Leigh "Cindy" Wilson, American singer of the B-52s
Cindy Walker, American country music singer-songwriter
Cindy Klassen, Canadian Olympic speed skater
Cynthia Jane "Cindy" Williams, American actress
Cynthia Ann "Cindy" Birdsong, American singer of The Supremes
Cindy Robinson, American stage and voice actress
Cindy Frey, wife of Eagles musician Glenn Frey

Pop Culture References for the name Cindy

Cindy Brady, youngest child on TV's "The Brady Bunch"
Cindy "Mac" MacKenzie, character on TV's "Veronica Mars"
Cindy Lou Who, character in Dr. Seuss Universe
Cindy Figler, from the movie "House Arrest"
Cindy Bandolini, from movie "Harvard Man"
"Black Cindy," character on TV's Orange is the New Black
Cindy Stone, character and first victim in video game 'Ace Attorney'
Cynthia "Cindy" Cunningham, character on British soap "Hollyoaks"
Cindy, the twin of Mindy on TV's "Pretty Little Liars"
Cindy Vortex, Jimmy Neutron
Cindy Campbell, character from Scary Movie
Cindy Aurum, character from Final Fantasy XV