Lina - girls name

Lina name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 93%

Lina name meaning:

The name Lina is of various origins and holds different meanings in different cultures. In Arabic, Lina means "tender" or "soft" and is derived from the word len, which means "tender" or "gentle." This name reflects the characteristics of someone who is kind-hearted, compassionate, and nurturing. Lina is a name that evokes a sense of warmth and gentleness.

In other cultures, Lina can have different meanings. In Greek, Lina is a short form of the name Angelina, which means "angel" or "messenger." In Lithuanian, Lina means "palm tree," symbolizing elegance, grace, and resilience. In Swedish, Lina means "torch" or "light," representing enlightenment, illumination, and inspiration.

Overall, the name Lina carries a sense of tenderness, kindness, and beauty in various cultures. It represents qualities such as compassion, gentleness, and resilience, making it a popular choice for parents looking for a name that embodies these attributes.

Origin: Arabic


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Overall UK ranking: 365 out of 5581

126 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (652)

Historical popularity of Lina

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