Lin - Meaning of Lin

What does Lin mean?

[ 2 syll. lin, li-n ] The baby boy name Lin is also used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is LIYIYN †. Lin is used predominantly in the English language, and it is derived from Old English and Chinese origins. From Chinese roots, its meaning is forest; beautiful jade. See Lin for more information.

Lin is a variant of the name Hamlin (English).

Lin is also a contraction of the name Lyndon (English).

Linh, Linn, Linny, and Lynn are variants of Lin.

See also the related categories, forest (wood), english, and chinese.

Lin is an unusual baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Lin include Line, Lajuan, Lalam, Lallaam, Laman, Lamey, Lami, Lamie, Lamon, Lamy, Lanee, Laney, Lani, Lanie, Lannee, Lanney, Lanni, Lannie, Lanny, and Lanu.

† Pronunciation for Lin: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"



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