Flower, animal, and literary name, from Latin
"pertaining to the wolf"

Lupin Origin and Meaning

The name Lupin is a boy's name meaning "pertaining to the wolf".

Lupin is an unusual flower name with roots in Old French, from the Latin lupinus, meaning "pertaining to the wolf". In the literary world, it's the surname of Remus Lupin, a popular character in the Harry Potter franchise and a werewolf.

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Lupin in Pop Culture

  • Remus Lupincharacter in the book franchise "Harry Potter"
  • Arsene Lupin IIImain character from the anime "Lupin III"