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Lindy

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noun Lin·dy \ˈlin-dē\

Definition of Lindy

  1. :  a jitterbug dance originating in Harlem and later developing many local variants —called also Lindy Hop



Origin and Etymology of lindy

probably from Lindy, nickname of Charles A. Lindbergh


First Known Use: 1931


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