What does lindy mean?

Definitions for lindyˈlɪn di

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lindy, lindy hop(noun)

    an energetic American dance that was popular in the 1930s (probably named for the aviator Charles Lindbergh)


  1. lindy(Noun)

    a jitterbug, originated in Harlem (New York)

  2. Lindy(Noun)

    A dance step.

  3. Lindy(Noun)

    A musical composition suitable for such a dance.

  4. Lindy(ProperNoun)

    A pet form of female given names, such as Linda and Lindsay.

  5. Origin: probably from Lindy, the nickname of US aviator Charles A. Lindbergh


  1. Lindy

    Lindy is an opera in two acts by Australian composer Moya Henderson to an English libretto by Judith Rodriguez. It is based on the death of Lindy and Michael Chamberlain's baby Azaria Chamberlain in the Australian outback at Uluru in 1980. The opera lasts for about 1 hour and 35 minutes. It premiered on 25 October 2002 at the Sydney Opera House.

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    Song lyrics by lindy -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by lindy on the Lyrics.com website.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lindy in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lindy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Judith Viorst:

    But it's hard to be hip over thirty When everyone else is nineteen, When the last dance we learned was the Lindy, And the last we heard, girls who looked like Barbra Streisand Were trying to do something about it.

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