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


Linnea is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Linnea?

Linnea is a Swedish name, which is popular in Norway as well. It is the name of a flower, the favourite flower of the Swedish botanist Carl von Linné (also Carl Linnaeus, 1707 - 1778).

What does the name Linnea mean?

Linnea means “twinflower” and “flower” or “tender”. The family name Linnaeus in turn derived from the Swedish word “lind”, meaning “linden” or “lime tree”.

Pronunciation of Linnea

Variants of the name Linnea

Linea Linnéa Linéa Lynea Lynnea

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Popularity of the name Linnea

The name Linnea is ranked #1233 overall.

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