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  1. Lynnnoun

    Any of several place names ( outside Britain named for persons with the surname).

  2. Lynnnoun

    usually appearing as a middle name.

  3. Lynnnoun

    A English habitational surname, from King's Lynn in Norfolk, from Welsh llyn or Old English lean.

  4. Lynnnoun

    A Scottish habitational surname, from Scottish Gaelic linne.

  5. Lynnnoun

    A German surname, an anglicization of Lind.

  6. Lynnnoun

    A Irish surname, a variant of Flynn.

  7. Lynnnoun

    A male given name transferred from the surname, usually used as a middle name.

  8. Lynnnoun

    A female given name transferred from the surname, popular as a middle name.

  9. Lynnnoun

    A female given name, variant of Lyn, popular as a middle name.

  10. Lynnnoun

    A city in Massachusetts; named for King's Lynn, Norfolk.

  11. Lynnnoun

    A town in Indiana.

  12. Lynnnoun

    A town in Wisconsin.

  13. Lynnnoun

    A town in Alabama.

  14. Lynnnoun

    A town in Arkansas.

  15. Lynnnoun

    A community in Nova Scotia.

  16. Lynnnoun

    A river in Ontario, flowing from the town of Simcoe into Lake Erie.

  17. Lynnnoun

    An unincorporated community in Nebraska.

  18. Lynnnoun

    An unincorporated community in Utah; named for founder John Lind.

  19. Lynnnoun

    An unincorporated community in West Virginia.

  20. Lynnnoun

    A former settlement in California; named for the city in Massachusetts.

  21. Etymology: From place names in Norfolk and Scotland, linne or from corresponding / words.


  1. Lynn

    Lynn is a city in Essex County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 90,329 at the 2010 census. An old industrial center, Lynn is home to Lynn Beach and Lynn Heritage State Park and is about 10 miles north of downtown Boston.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. LYNN

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Lynn is ranked #924 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Lynn surname appeared 37,644 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 13 would have the surname Lynn.

    84.6% or 31,851 total occurrences were White.
    8.9% or 3,384 total occurrences were Black.
    2.5% or 941 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.7% or 666 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.4% or 535 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.7% or 267 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'lynn' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4283

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lynn in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lynn in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of lynn in a Sentence

  1. Simon Cowell:

    When we make these shows it is a bit like we are mining for talent, you dig and you dig and every so often, you find a little diamond. And that is who we found today with you. Your voice is so mature and so real. I have a feeling that in a couple of years time we are going to look back at this moment and say this is the day we discovered Kadie Lynn.

  2. Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall:

    Tonight, the family of Pastor Bill Lynn, who was brutally murdered nearly 30 years ago, has finally seen Lynn's killer face justice.

  3. Britney Spears:

    Britney Spears was like,' I want to come home, I don't want to be by Jamie Lynn Spears , 29 out here,' because all of her family's pretty much here, so she was able to come home for almost two weeks or so.

  4. Britney Spears:

    So yes, they did ruin my dreams, i do remember asking my sister why she did that when she knew I was waiting to change my show and her only words were ‘Well, it wasn’t my idea'… Hope your book does well, Jamie Lynn !!!!

  5. Jacqueline Gollan:

    Take small steps to manage Lynn Bufka anxiety, socialize and mitigate actual risk.

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