The first name Lynn is ♀ female and ♂ male.
The given name Lynn derived from an English surname of Welsh origin and was a masculine name in former times, but today it is mostly a girl’s name. Lynn is as well a short form of names like Linda, Lina or Carolyn.
Lynn means “lake” (from Welsh “llyn”) and e.g. “soft”, “mild” and “flexible” (from Old High German “lind”) or “free woman” (from Lina and Carolyn).
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