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pinWhat does Min mean?

Min /min/ [1 syll.] as a name for girls. Min's roots are German and Old German, and the name Min means "love; determined protector". Min is an alternate spelling of Mina (German). Min is also a variant of Minna (Old German). Min is also used as a form of Wilhelmina (Old German).


Min has 1 variant: Minne.

Min has 14 more alternative forms via Mina, Minna, Wilhelmina: Billa, Billy, Elma, Mena, Minetta, Minette, Minnie, Minny, Vilma, Wileen, Willa, Willy, Wilma and Wilna.

Kreatif forms: Minnue. [more]

pinHow popular is Min?

Min is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2358 out of 4276, Top 55%) and an even more popular last name for all people (#6254 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Min and affiliated names. Popular variation forms of Min (not in Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000 are Willa (#549 the previous year), Mina (#687), Wilhelmina, Wilma, Vilma, Minnie, Elma, Minna and Billy. Variants like Mena are seldom used. Adoption of these girl names was at its highest during the years 1890-1899 (usage of 0.5662%) and is now much less (usage 0.0849%, 85%), with versions such as Elma, Minna, Billy, Minnie and Vilma falling out of fashion. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Billy, Elma, Mina, Minna, Minnie in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Vilma, Wilhelmina, Willa, Wilma in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Minna, Wilma outside U.S.

pinSimilar Names

Min is alike in pronunciation to Mone. Other suggested similar baby names are Lin, Mia, Mim, Mima, Mimi, Moina, Mona, Muna, Win and Zin. These names tend to be less commonly used than Min.