Name Lynn – origin and meaning

The first name Lynn is female and male.

Origin of Lynn

Lynn derived from an English surname and was a male 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, Carolyn.

Meaning of Lynn

Lynn means “lake” (from Welsh “llyn”) and “soft”, “mild”, “flexible” (from Old German “lind”).

Pronunciation of Lynn

Alternate spelling

Lin Linn Lyn


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