Elin

[EE-lin]

The Swedish variation of Helen, meaning "bright and shining." Kind of like your youthful appearance, until you become a parent and your children - little Elin included - drain all the vibrance right out of you.

Nicknames:

E? Lin?

Famous people named Elin:

Model Elin Nordegren; novelist Elin Hilderbrand; fashion blogger Elin Kling; gymnast Elin Kallio; skier Elin Nilsen.

Fun fact:

The USA TV series "Psych" features a character named Elin.

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