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What does Nilsine mean?

Nilsine Pronunciation of Nilsine [nil-sine] as a girls' name is of Scandinavian, Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Nilsine is "champion". Feminine of Nils or Neil.

Associated with: scandinavian, irish.


Nilsine has 2 variants: Nilsa and Nilsina.

Creative forms:
(female) Nilsile, Nisine, ..

(male) Nilsini, Nilvin, ..

Middle name pairings:
Nilsine Lennox (N.L.), ..

How popular is Nilsine?

Nilsine is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Nilsine is also an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Nilsa is the only prominent varying form of Nilsine (not ranked). Adoption of this relation of Nilsine was well-received in the 1960s. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Nilsa in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Nilsine and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Aileene, Albine, Aldine, Aleine, Aline, Allaine, Allcine (see Alcina), Alleine, Alline, Alvine, Arline, Blaine, Celine, Ciline, Coline, Colline, Daline, Delaine, Delcine, Delfine, Delline, Delsine (see Dulce), Divine, Dulcine, Dulsine, Elaine, Eline, Ellaine, Elvine, Evline, Faline, Fifine, Gislaine, Helaine, Jalaine, Jaline, Jensine, Jillaine, Jillene, Jilliane, Jolaine, Julaine, Kalaine, Kolline, Larsine, Lidwine, Liliane, Lilliane, Melaine, Melusine, Melvine, Nanine, Neilina, Nellie, Nelsie, Nerine, Nessie, Nickie, Nikkie, Nixie, Noeline, Nolene, Nolin, Philline, Polline (see Paulina), Raleine, Roline, Rosine, Sidaine, Silvaine, Sylvine, Violeine (see Violet), Willene, Willmine (see Wilhelmina) and Zeline. These names tend to be more frequently used than Nilsine.

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