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What does Zin mean?

Zin Pronunciation of Zin [zin] as a girls' name is of African origin. Mythology: Zin Kibaru or Zinkibaru is a blind water spirit that dwells in the rivers of Nigeria and commands fish. The name may have been dervied from Arabic Djinn.

Associated with: mythology, water, spirit, rivers, arabic.


Creative forms:
(female) Zoin, Zon, ..

(male) Zinc, Zini, ..

Middle name pairings:
Zin Rosemary (Z.R.), ..

How popular is Zin?

Zin is an unusual first name for women but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#86992 out of 150436, Top 58%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Zin has not been ranked in the list thus far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Zin is pronounced similarly to Cyn, San, Sian, Sine and Zanne. Other suggested similar names are Jin, Lin, Min, Win, Zia, Zina and Ziv. These names tend to be more frequently used than Zin.

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