Name: Lin

Origin and Meaning of the Name Lin

  • Meaning:
    Fine jade; forest
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (LEEN)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Lin)
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Miscellaneous Info for Lin

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  • Used in:
    Chinese speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Lin is a Chinese female name that may be written with the character for "beautiful jade".

    Lin is also a common last name, often written with character for "forest".

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