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Girl Names Ending with -nn

Nn ending baby names and what they mean, with 193 results. Adoption of these girl names was at its apex during 1940-1949 (USAGE OF 1.32%) and has remained as widespread to this day (USAGE 1.22%, 7.7%), but with names such as Caitlynn becoming somewhat outmoded. The trendier names for newborns among these are Raelynn (#115), Adalynn (#108), Quinn (#84), Evelynn (#337) and Gracelynn (#341), while Adelmann (TOP 21%) is a familiar -nn last name.

-nn names

Adalynn - Brandalynn | Brann - Carmynn | Carolynn - Dayann | Deann - Gudrinn | Guendolinn - Jessalynn | Jilliann - Karolynn | .. - .. | Shyann - Zolynn

Adalynn - Brandalynn

Adelaide and variants

Adelynn1, Adalynn1
Var. of Adelaide. Derivative of Old German language. "Noble kind." Analynn is also a somewhat popular birth name.

Adeline and variants

Adelynn2, Addilynn, Adalynn2
Forms of Adeline. From Old German word. "Noble." Popular. Compare Adalynn, Addilynn, Adelynn with common -nn last names Adermann (UPPER 88%), Akemann (85%).

Aislinn and variants

Aislinn, var. Ashlynn1, Aislynn
Derivative of Irish, Gaelic element. "Dream, vision." Aislinn has surged in popularity as a children's name since 1880-1889.

Form of Alice. Based on Old German language. "Noble, exalted." Not much used as a birth name. See also Alysann.

Alysann, Allysann, Allisann, Alisann2
Var. of Alison. Root fr. Old German element. "Noble, exalted." Alisann and variants are not Top 2000 names.

Allynn1, Allynn2
Forms of Allena. Origin fr. Old German. "Precious." Aglynn and Atlynn are creative forms. See also Alayna.

Var. of Angela. Derivative of Greek language. "Messenger; angel, messenger of God." Uncommon. Angelynn (compare Arlynn) ends with the common feminine -lynn.


Var. of Hannah. From Hebrew word. "He (God) has favored me." Ann is frequently occurring (UPPER 1%) as a women's name, and exists often (UPPER 23%) as a surname. See also Amy.

Derivative of Hebrew element. "He (God) has favored me." Adoption of Ann as a birth name in 2018 was 6.8% more than the year before.

Form of Anne. Based on Hebrew language. "He (God) has favored me." Ann became more trendy in 2018, rising +28 rankings as a girls' name to reach #983. See also Annah.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -nn names: Adalynn, Addilynn, Adelynn, Aislinn, Aislynn

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -nn names: Ann, Ashlynn, Avalynn, Bethann

Var. of Anna. Source fr. Hebrew word. "He (God) has favored me." Adoption of Ann as a girls' name in 2018 was 13.2% less than 10 years ago. See also Amy.

Form of Anthea. Source fr. Greek element. "Flowery." A familiar girls' name (#983 IN CURRENT LIST), Ann also exists somewhat frequently as a surname. See also Anna.

Aoibheann, var. Aoibhinn
Stems fr. Irish, Gaelic language. "Beautiful." Not Top 2000 names.

Var. of Arlene. .. Possibly feminine form of Arlen, from .. Arlynn is a sparsely used feminine name. See also Arlenne.

Ashlynn and variants

Ashlynn2, var. Ashlinn, Ashelynn
Based on Irish, Gaelic. "Dream." Ashlynn, Ashlinn, etc. became less popular last year, falling -63 positions as girls' names with Ashlynn dropping the most.

Ava and variants

Avlynn, Avalynn
Var. of Ava. Of uncertain origin, probably German .. Usage of Avalynn and Avlynn as girls' names in 2018 was up 3% compared to the previous year.

Form of Aidan. Based on Gaelic language. "Fire." Outside Top 2000. See also Audene.

Beibhinn, var. Bebhinn
From Irish, Gaelic element. "White or fair lady." Beibhinn and Bebhinn are rare as children's names.


Var. of Bethany. Root fr. Hebrew word. Possibly means "house of figs" .. Bethann rose in popularity 58 years ago. See also Bethan.

Form of Brandilyn. Source fr. English. Combination of Brandy and Lynn. Not in popularity charts. See also Brendalynn.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -nn names for girls.

1. Adalynn - Brandalynn
Adelaide [Adelynn, ..], Adeline [Adelynn, ..], Aislinn [Ashlynn, ..], Alice [Alisann], Alison [Alysann, ..], Allena [Allynn, ..], Angela [Angelynn], Hannah [Ann], Ann, Anne [Ann], Anna [Ann], Anthea [Ann], Aoibheann [Aoibhinn], Arlene [Arlynn], Ashlynn [Ashlinn, ..], Ava [Avlynn, ..], Aidan [Aydenn], Beibhinn [Bebhinn], Bethany [Bethann], Brandilyn [Brandalynn]

Brandy [Brann], Breanna [Breighann, ..], Brianna [Bryann, ..], Brenda [Brenn, ..], Brenna [Brenn], Brina [Brynn, ..], Brittany [Brittlynn, ..], Brogan [Brogann], Bronwyn [Bronwynn], Brooke [Brooklynn], Bryn [Brynn], Brynn [Brinn], Caitlin [Katelynn, ..], Katherine [Kathrynn, ..], Catherine [Katherynn, ..], Callan [Calynn], Caoilainn [Caelainn, ..], Caroline [Karolynn, ..], Carol [Carolynn, ..], Carmen [Carmynn]

Carolyn [Karolynn, ..], Karen [Kerrynn, ..], Cecilia [Cecilyann], Cha- [Chalonn], Cherilyn [Sharilynn, ..], Charla [Charlynn], Charlene [Charlynn], Cheryl [Cherylynn, ..], Sheryl [Cherilynn, ..], Christiana [Kristiann, ..], Christina [Christinn], Crystal [Crystalynn, ..], Corey [Coriann], Corinna [Corynn, ..], Corinne [Corynn], Darlene [Darlinn], Daryl [Darrylynn], Daryn [Darynn], Davina [Davynn], Diana [Dyann, ..]

Deanna [Deeann, ..], Dee [Deeann], Devon [Devynn], Dora [Doralynn], Edlyn [Edlynn, ..], Erin [Erynn, ..], Ellen [Elynn], Emily [Emmalynn, ..], Emma [Emmalynn], Emeline [Emylynn], Erna [Ernalynn], Ethel [Ethlynn], Evelyn [Evlynn, ..], Gemma [Gemmalynn], Georgia [Georgyann, ..], Geraldine [Gerilynn, ..], Geri [Geralynn], Glenna [Glynn, ..], Grace [Gracelynn], Gudrun [Guthrunn, ..]

Gwendolen [Gwynn, ..], Guinevere [Gwynn, ..], Gwen [Gwynn, ..], Gwyn [Gwynn, ..], Hedwenn, Helen [Helenann], Hildegard [Hildegunn], Holly [Hollyann], Jacqueline [Jaquelynn, ..], Jaclyn [Jaclynn, ..], Jamie [Jaimelynn], Jana [Janalynn], Jan [Jann], Jasmine [Jazzmynn, ..], Jazzlyn [Jazlynn, ..], Jae [Jaylynn], Jenny [Jennyann, ..], Jennifer [Jenn], Jeralyn [Jerilynn], Jessie [Jesslynn, ..]

Jillian [Jilliann], Joanna [Joeann, ..], Jocelyn [Joslynn, ..], Joelle [Joelynn], Jo [Jolynn], Jolene [Jolynn], Johnna [Jonalynn], Jordan [Jordynn, ..], Joy [Joyann], Joyce [Joycelynn], Julia [Juliann], Juliana [Julieann, ..], Justine [Justinn], Kaylin [Kaylynn, ..], Kathleen [Kathlynn, ..], Kaitlin [Katelynn, ..], Cameron [Kamrynn], Kara [Kariann, ..], Carlene [Karlynn], Karolina [Karolynn]

Katelyn [Katlynn, ..], Kay [Kayann], Kelly [Kellyann], Kerry [Keriann], Kevina [Kevynn], Kirsten [Kirstynn, ..], Korina [Korynn], Kristen [Krystynn], Lacey [Lacyann, ..], Lauren [Lowrynn, ..], Leanna [Leeann, ..], Lexie [Lexann], Liana [Liann], Lillian [Lilyann, ..], Linden [Lindynn, ..], Linda [Lynn, ..], Logan [Logann], Lori [Lorilynn, ..], Luana [Luann, ..], Lynn [Linn]

Madeline [Madelynn, ..], May [Maelynn], Mandoline [Mandalynn], Marilyn [Marylynn, ..], Marcia [Marcilynn], Marianne [Maryann, ..], Mary [Maryann, ..], Marin [Marinn], Marlin [Marlinn, ..], Marlen [Marlynn], Marian [Maryann], Maryann, Marion [Maryonn], Megan [Meghann], Morgan [Morgann], Nancy [Nann], Noelle [Noelynn], Nolan [Nolynn], Olwen [Olwenn], Quinn

Rae [Raelynn, ..], Raina [Rayann], Rayann [Raylynn, ..], Raven [Rayvinn], Rhiannon [Rhiann], Ryan [Rynn, ..], Robin [Robynn], Rose [Rosalynn, ..], Rosalind [Rozalynn, ..], Rosalyn [Rozlynn, ..], Roseanne [Roseann], Roxanne [Roxann], Ruthann, Riane [Ryann], Sally [Sallyann], Sarah [Saralynn, ..], Sha- [Shalynn], Shayla [Shealynn, ..], Sherilyn [Sherylann, ..], Sharon [Sherynn]

Cheyenne [Shyann], Starla [Starlynn], Susan [Susann, ..], Susanna [Susann], Susannah [Susann], Tatiana [Taitiann, ..], Tara [Taralynn], Taryn [Tarynn], Terry [Terilynn, ..], Winifred [Wynn], Wynne [Wynn], Yannick [Yann], Zolynn

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