Meaning and name origin
Nalin \n(a)-lin\ as a boy's name is of Hindi origin, and the meaning of Nalin is "lotus". In Buddhism and the Hindu religion, the lotus, a beautiful flower that flourishes in muddy waters, is symbolic of enlightenment found in difficult situations.
Nalin has 1 variant form: Nameen.
Nalin is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Nalin for boys. Nalin has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).
Nalin is also pronounced similarly to Nealon, Newlin, Nolan▲, Nolen, Nolin and Nolyn. Other suggested similar baby names are Galin, Jalin, Kalin, Malin and Talin. These names tend to be more commonly used than Nalin.