Meaning and Name Origin
Edlin has 1 variant: Adlin.
Edlin is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#24714 out of 88799, Top 28%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Edlin and affiliated names. Ed, Eddie (#590 a year ago), Eddy, Edvin, Edwin (#297), Ned, Ted and Teddy are the popular varying forms of Edlin (#unlisted). These boy names were at the peak of their popularity during 1940-1949 and are now much less widespread, with versions like Eddie, Edwin, Ned, Ted and Teddy falling out of fashion. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)