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Girl Names Ending with -in

In ending baby names and what they mean, with 168 results. -in names are used more often as masculine names. These girl names reached the apex of their popularity during the years 1980-1989 (usage of 1.9%) and have become much less popular since (usage 0.3%, 86%), with names such as Katelin becoming somewhat outmoded. Aylin (#367) is the most contemporarily stylish birth name in this list, while Main (top 2%) and Ardoin (5%) are popular -in surnames. Here is the list of -in names for boys.

-in names

Adalin - Cailin | Cain - Celestin | Charalin - Derrin | Devin - Ethlin | Evalin - Kaitlin | Kalin - Laurin | .. - .. | Terrin - Zin

Adalin - Cailin

Adalin
Form of Adelaide. Stems fr. Old German word. "Noble kind." Adalind is a moderately common birth name. See also Adelind.

Adin
Based on Hebrew element. "Delicate and slender." Adin (top 97%), like Aydin (top 26%), Abdin (52%), is a common -din suffix surname. Cross-gender use.

Aibhlin, var. Aibhilin
Derivative of Irish, Gaelic word. Aibhlín is a variant of .. Aibhan and Aibhlie are creative variations.

Aillin1, Eilin
Var. of Eileen. One of two anglicized forms of .. Unique. Aillin and Eilin are not listed in the US Census.

Aillin2
Var. of Aileen. Based on Norman element. Scottish variant of Eileen, which possibly .. Rare. Aillin, like Aibhilin, Ayslin, has the -lin ending. See also Allina.

Aislin
Var. of Aislinn. Stems fr. Irish, Gaelic language. "Dream, vision." Aislin is not in the Top 2000. See also Aillin.

Almerin
Var. of Almarine. Derivative of Old German language. "Work ruler." Rare as a girls' name. See also Almeria.

Ardin
Form of Arden. Source fr. Latin. "Great forest." Compare last names Arden, Ardon. Unisex name.

ArinArin
Stems fr. Irish, Gaelic, Hebrew languages. "Ireland; mountain of strength." Gender-neutral name. Arin is an unconventional women's name, appearing often (top 86%) as a surname.

Ashlynn and variantsAshlin, Ayslin
Forms of Ashlynn. From Irish, Gaelic word. "Dream." Ashlin and Ayslin are uncommonly used feminine names, and Ashlin exists frequently (upper 40%) as a last name.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -in names: Arin, Ashlin, Austin, Aylin, Cailin, Caylin

AustinAustin
Form of Austine. Root fr. French, Latin elements. "Great, magnificent." Austin became more trendy in 2015, gaining +218 rankings as a baby name to reach #1496. Cross-gender use.

AylinAylin
From Turkish element. "Moon halo." Aylin has surged in prominence since 1880-1889. See also Kylin.

Baibin
Var. of Barbara. Origin fr. Latin element. "Foreign woman." Seldom used as a children's name.

Bernadin
Form of Bernadette. Derived fr. French, Old German elements. "Strong, brave bear." Outside Top 2000.

Bevin
Anglicized form of the Gaelic name .. Bevin was not among 2015's Top names. Gender-neutral name.

Bonnin
Form of Bonnie. Origin fr. Scottish language. "Fine, attractive, pretty." Bonnin is seldom used as a girls' name.

Brandin
Form of Brandy. From English word. The name of the distilled wine .. Gender-neutral name. Not in Top 2000.

Brittin, Brittlin
Var. of Brittany. Stems fr. Latin. "From Brittany or Britain." Outside Top 2000.

Bronwin
Var. of Bronwyn. Derivative of Welsh element. "Fair, blessed breast." Scarcely used as a girls' name. See also Branwen.

Cailin and variantsCailin, var. Caylin
Derivative of Gaelic. "Girl." Less widespread today. Caylin was the variation last appearing (2012) in the Top 2000.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -in names for girls.

1. Adalin - Cailin
Adelaide [Adalin], Adin, Aibhlin [Aibhilin], Eileen [Eilin, ..], Aileen [Aillin], Aislinn [Aislin], Almarine [Almerin], Arden [Ardin], Arin, Ashlynn [Ayslin, ..], Austine [Austin], Aylin, Barbara [Baibin], Bernadette [Bernadin], Bevin, Bonnie [Bonnin], Brandy [Brandin], Brittany [Brittlin, ..], Bronwyn [Bronwin], Cailin [Caylin]


Ceinwen [Cain], Katherine [Yekaterin, ..], Caitlin [Kayelin, ..], Catherine [Yekaterin, ..], Caitrin, Cameron [Kamerin, ..], Cara [Caralin], Caroline [Karolin, ..], Carden [Cardin], Caron [Carin], Karen [Kerrin, ..], Carina [Carin], Carla [Carlin], Carlin, Carol [Sharmain, ..], Carmen [Karmin, ..], Cathleen [Catlin], Catrin, Catriona [Catrin], Celeste [Celestin]


Cherilyn [Sherylin, ..], Sharon [Sharrin, ..], Charlotte [Sharmain, ..], Charmaine [Sharmain, ..], Charmian [Charmin, ..], Chastity [Chastin], Sheryl [Sheralin, ..], Chiquita [Chiquin], Concepcion [Chiquin], Christina [Kristin, ..], Crystal [Krystalin, ..], Christen [Cristin, ..], Cora [Coralin], Corin [Korin, ..], Corinna [Corrin, ..], Corinne [Korrin, ..], Christine [Kristin, ..], Daryl [Darylin, ..], Delphine [Delfin], Deryn [Derrin]


Devin [Devvin], Devon [Devin], Dusty [Dustin], Eden [Edin, ..], Egelina [Eaglin], Edlyn [Edlin], Eibhlin [Eibhilin, ..], Einin, Elaine [Elain], Elen [Elin], Ellen [Ellin, ..], Elin, Eleanor [Ellin], Helen [Ellin], Emeline [Emylin], Erin [Terin, ..], Ermine [Ermin], Etain [Eadaoin], Ethel [Ethlin, ..], Ethelinda [Ethlin]


Evelyn [Evlin, ..], Evlin, Farren [Farrin, ..], Geraldine [Gearoidin], Germaine [Jermain, ..], Gudrun [Gudrin], Gwendolen [Win, ..], Gwyn [Gwin], Jacqueline [Jaquelin, ..], Jay [Jalin], Jasmine [Yasmin, ..], Jocelyn [Joycelin, ..], Jessica [Jessalin], Jin, Joelle [Joellin, ..], Jolene [Jolin], Jordan [Jordin, ..], Kate [Kaitlin], Kathleen [Katlin, ..], Kaitlin [Kathlin, ..]


Caoilainn [Keelin, ..], Kameron [Kamrin], Karin, Karina [Karin], Carlene [Karlin], Karleen [Karlin], Katelyn [Katlin, ..], Katrina [Katrin], Kayla [Kaylin], Kaylin [Kalin, ..], Kay [Kaylin], Kirsten [Kyrstin, ..], Kerry [Kerrin], Kerrin [Kerin], Kristen [Krystin, ..], Khristina [Khristin], Kimberly [Kimberlin], Korina [Korrin], Kylie [Kylin], Lauren [Lorrin, ..]


Lynn [Lin], Linda [Lin], Lin, Lorraine [Lorain], Loren [Lorrin, ..], Madeline [Maighdlin, ..], Mairin [Marin], Mandoline [Mandolin, ..], Marilyn [Marylin, ..], Mary [Marylin, ..], Marin [Marrin], Marlene [Marlin], Marlin [Marrlin], Marlen [Marlin], Michaela [Michalin], Wilhelmina [Min], Mina [Min], Minna [Min], Morgan [Morgin], Nelly [Nellwin]


Nolan [Nolin], Olwen [Olwin], Pamela [Pamelin], Perrin, Perri [Perrin], Quinn [Quin], Rainbow [Rain], Roberta [Robin], Robin [Robbin], Rosalyn [Rosalin], Rose [Rosalin], Rosalind [Rozelin, ..], Satin, Shannon [Shannin], Taliesin [Talliesin, ..], Tamsin [Tamzin, ..], Taryn [Tarin], Tasmine [Tasmin], Tayla [Taylin], Teagin


Terry [Terrin], Terena [Terrin], Thomasina [Thomasin], Trista [Trystin, ..], Wynne [Win], Guinevere [Win], Yasmin [Yazmin, ..], Zin

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