♂♀ Name Lyn – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Lyn

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The first name Lyn is ♀ female and ♂ male.

Origin of Lyn

Lyn derived from an English surname and was a masculine name in former times, but today it is mostly a girl’s name. Lyn is as well a short form of names like Linda, Lina, Carolyn.

Meaning of Lyn

Lyn means “lake” (from Welsh “llyn”) and “soft”, “tender”, “flexible” (from Old Germanic “lind”).

Pronunciation of Lyn

Alternate spelling of Lyn

Lin Linn Lynn

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