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Flin

What does Flin mean?

Flin Pronunciation of Flin [flin] as a boys' name has the meaning "descendant of Flann". Flin is a version of Flynn (Irish, Gaelic): from Flann.

Variations

Flin has 2 variants: Flinn and Flyn.

Creative forms:
(male) Fein, Flon, ..

(female) Flia, ..

Middle name pairings:
Flin Brogan (F.B.), ..

How popular is Flin?

Flin is a rare first name for males. Flin is also a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only popular alternative form of Flin (not in Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 is Flynn (#694 a year ago). Other variants, like Flinn, are seldom used. Adoption of this relation of Flin reached its highest less than a decade ago (adoption of 0.02%) and has remained as conventional to this day (adoption 0.02%, 6.9%). (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Similar Names

Flin is alike in pronunciation to Flainn and Flann. Other recommended names are Adin, Adlin, Ailin, Alain, Albin, Alin, Allin, Aloin, Alpin, Aluin, Alvin, Alwin, Amin, Arin, Arlin, Bain, Blain, Cain, Dain, Edin, Edlin, Eldin, Elgin, Eljin, Elvin, Elwin, Eoin, Erin, Evin, Ewin, Fagin, Fain, Faine, Felan, Felic, Felim, Felix, Feltin (see Felton), Fenn, Fib, Filian, Filip, Fin, Finn, Flint, Flip, Flynt, Fran, Fynn, Galin, Glin, Gwin, Hein, Iain, Jalin, Kain, Kalin, Klein, Lin, Malin, Nalin, Nolin, Odin, Olin, Orin, Orlin, Owin, Pain, Quin, Rain, Talin, Vin and Win. These names tend to be more commonly used than Flin.

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