Lina: baby girl name meaning and popularity


Possibly of Arabic origin and meaning "tender," although it's also popular as a diminutive of names that end with it: Angelina, Carolina, Paulina, Thumbelina. Okay, just threw that last one in to see if you were paying attention. That's important when you have kids, so you don't get distracted and accidentally give permission to get a dog or something.


Lina is pretty short already.

Famous people named Lina:

Model Lina Marulanda; singer Lina (birth name: Shelina Wade).

Fun fact:

Lina Lamont is the main antagonist in the classic 1952 musical Singin' in the Rain.

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