home > girl names > linnet

Linnet - Meaning of Linnet

What does Linnet mean?

[ 2 syll. lin-net, li-nn-et ] The baby girl name Linnet is pronounced LIH-NehT †. Linnet has its origins in the Old French and Welsh languages. It is used largely in the English language. Old French origin: The name is derived from linotte in reference to the songbird; this word is itself derived from lin referring to the usual diet of the bird. The name is often chosen for its symbolism of a beautiful lady.

In addition, Linnet is a variant spelling of Lynette (English).

Variation transcriptions of Linnet include Linette (English), Llinos (Welsh), and Llio (Welsh).

Variant forms inherit the origin and meaning of Linnet.

See also the related categories, word (element), beautiful (fair), seed, songbird, bird, french, and welsh.

Linnet is not regularly used as a baby girl name. It is not listed in the top 1000.

Baby names that sound like Linnet include Linet, Linett, Linette, Linnette, Lynett, Lynette, Lynnette, Landea, Landee, Landey, Landi, Landie, Landy, Lanty, Leland, Lenet, Lenette, Linday, Lindea, and Lindee.

† Pronunciation for Linnet: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"


Meaning of Linnet Meaning of Linette Meaning of Lynette Meaning of Lina Meaning of Lynn Meaning of Lynnette Meaning of Lynett Meaning of Lynetta Meaning of Lynnet Meaning of Lanette Meaning of Linet Meaning of Linetta Meaning of Linnette Meaning of Lana Meaning of Linda
Baby Name Explorer for Linnet

Linnet Popularity Charts

Legend:
blue:boy name
red:girl name
italics:unisex name
bold:primary name









Copyright © 2009-2020 Baby Names Pedia. All rights reserved.