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Elin Meaning


What does Elin mean?

The name Elin is of Scandinavian origin.

The meaning of Elin is "light".

Elin is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced E-lin.

The Given Name Elin

Elin is a form of Helen. See Helen for further details.

Embraced by many parents, the name Elin, is one of warmth and adventure.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

Although unique, your little mesmerizing Elin, is sure to make it a memorable one.

Elin Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,186 in baby name popularity for girls with 200 occurrences. It ranked 9,918 in baby name popularity for boys with 7 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,106 in baby name popularity for girls with 227 occurrences. It ranked 9,965 in baby name popularity for boys with 7 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Elin has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Elin Name Popularity Page.

Elin Related Names

Elin is a form of Helen.

Famous Elins

    Elin Numerology

    What will your new littleElin be like?

    It may all be in the numbers.

    The numbers that make up your child's name.

    Numerology may give you some insight.

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    Elin Name Fun

    Would you like to fingerspell the name Elin in American Sign Language?

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Elin.

    Just for fun, see the name Elin in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

    Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Elin in Nautical Flags page.