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What does Olinda mean?

Olinda Pronunciation of Olinda [olin-da] as a girls' name is pronounced oh-LIN-dah. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Olinda is "wild fig". The Greek root Olinthos was an ancient place name. Used as a poetic name in the 16th century.

Associated with: greek, ancient (old), 16th century.


Olinda has 1 variant: Olynda.

Creative forms:
(female) Olinga, Olinna, ..

(male) Olindi, Olinot, ..

Middle name pairings:
Olinda Arantza (O.A.), ..

How popular is Olinda?

Olinda is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#3542 out of 4276, Top 83%) but an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Olinda reached its apex position of #1128 in the U.S. during 1890-1899, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Olinda name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Olinda outside U.S.

Similar Names

Olinda is alike in pronunciation to Alinda, Elinda, Iolanda, Yalinda, Yalonda, Yolanda, Yolonda and Yulanda. Other recommended names are Alcinda, Alida, Alina, Arlinda, Belinda, Blanda, Brinda, Calinda, Celinda, Cinda, Colinda, Delinda, Elida, Elina, Erlinda, Glenda, Glinda, Glynda, Hinda, Jolinda, Kalinda, Linda, Malinda, Melinda, Minda, Odelinda, Oleda, Olena, Olenka, Olenya, Olia, Oliana, Olianna, Olida, Olina, Oline, Olinia, Olinija, Olisa, Oliva, Olivea, Olivia, Olivya, Onida, Orina, Orinda, Orlanda, Ouida, Salinda, Selinda and Velinda. These names tend to be less commonly used than Olinda.

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