Cynthia: baby girl name meaning and popularity


A Greek name meaning "woman from Kynthos." But if you're not from Kynthos, don't worry - your little Cynthia will at least live up to half her name's meaning. Just give it about eighteen years.


Cindy, Cynth, Cyn.

Famous people named Cynthia:

Actresses Cynthia Nixon, Cynthia "Cindy" Williams, and Cynthia Geary; novelists Cynthia Ryland, Cynthia Ozick, and Cynthia DeFelice; U.S. Congresswoman Cynthia McKinney; singers Cynthia Birdsong and Cynthia "Cindy" Lauper.

Fun fact:

The name Cynthia - or more accurately, its most common nickname, Cindy - will always be synonymous with Cindy Brady, the youngest child on "The Brady Bunch."

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