Name Lin Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Lin


Lin is a ♀ girl’s name and ♂ boy’s name. Lin thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names.

Origin of the name Lin

Lin is a boy’s name in France and a girl’s name in China.

What is the meaning of the name Lin?

Lin means “forest”, “sun goddess” or “gemstone” in Chinese and “flax” in French.

Pronunciation of Lin

Variants of the name Lin

Linn Lyn Lynn

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Popularity of the name Lin

The name Lin is ranked #921 overall.

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