Linnéa - Meaning of Linnéa

What does Linnéa mean?

[ 3 syll. li-nné-;a ] The baby girl name Linnéa is pronounced Lih-NEY-ah (English) or LIY-Neh-aa (Swedish) †. Linnéa has its origins in the Scandinavian language. It is used largely in the German and Scandinavian languages. Old forms of Linnéa include Linnaea (Scandinavian) and Linnaeus (Latinized). The name was borne by the Swedish botanist Carl von Linné (1707-1778), the father of modern taxonomy; the Linnaean taxonomy and the flower Linnaea were later named in honor of him. The first name, in the form of Linnaea, was adopted from the middle of the 19th century.

Derivatives of the name include the English Linea, the English Linna, the English Linnae, the English Linnaea, the English Lynea, and the English Lynnea.

The origin and meaning of the name Linnéa is inherited by all variant forms.

Other forms of Linnéa include the German and Scandinavian contraction Nea and the English, German, and Scandinavian variant spelling Linnea.

See also the related categories, flower, scandinavian, and german.

Linnéa is not regularly used as a baby girl name. It is not ranked within the top 1000.

Baby names that sound like Linnéa include Lailani, Lainy, Laione, Lalanee, Lalaney, Lalani, Laleama, Laleamah, Laleema, Laleemah, Laleima, Laleimah, Lamani, Lamaya, Lamia, Lamiah, Lamissa, Lamiya, Lamiyah, and Lamoni.

† Pronunciation for Linnéa: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"

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