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What does Lino mean?

Lino Pronunciation of Lino [lino] as a boys' name is a Greek name, and the name Lino means "flax". Lino is a variant form of Linus (Greek): from Linos.

Associated with: greek, flax.


1 related form via Linus: Linos.

Creative forms:
(male) Lanno, Luno, ..

(female) Linis, Lith, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lino Kurt (L.K.), ..

How popular is Lino?

Lino is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#1107 out of 1220, Top 91%) and an even more prominent last name for both adults and children (#10102 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Lino was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its highest position of #1312 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only other popular related form of Lino rated in the Top 2000 is Linus (#1156 in recent rankings). These forms of Lino were favored as baby names less than a decade ago and have remained as common to this day.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lino, Linus in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Lino is alike in pronunciation to Lanny, Lenny, Linnie, Lioni, Lionni, Lonny and Luano. Other suggested similar names are Anno, Arno, Chino, Dino, Enno, Erno, Geno, Gino, Jano, Jeno, Jino, Kano, Laine, Lalo, Land, Lando, Lane, Lang, Lanzo, Lapo, Len, Lenn, Lenox, Leo, Lexo, Liam, Licio, Lidio, Lidon, Lief, Lige, Lin, Linc, Lind, Lindo, Lindon, Lindy, Link, Linly, Linn, Linton, Linzy, Lion, Lippo, Liron, Lon, Long, Lonn, Lonzo, Ludo, Lunn, Lyn, Lynn, Mano, Meino, Pino, Reno, Teino, Tino, Tyno, Xeno, Zeno and Zino. These names tend to be less frequently used than Lino.

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