Meaning and name origin
Linnae \l(in)-nae\ as a girl's name is of Scandinavian origin, and the meaning of Linnae is "lime or linden tree". Linnae is a variant of Linnea (Scandinavian): also the name of a small pink mountain flower that was named after the Swedish botanist Carl Linnaeus, inventor of the universally recognized system of classifying plants and animals.
Linnae is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Linnae and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Linnea. (2014 statistics).
Linnae is also pronounced similarly to Lanae, Lanna, Lannah, Lannie, Lenna▼, Liana▲, Lianna, Liannah, Lina▼, Linah, Linnie▼, Lonna, Lonnie▼ and Lynna. Other suggested similar baby names are Liane, Lianne, Linn and Lynne▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Linnae.