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Gender: Female Meaning of Adina: "slender, delicate" Origin of Adina: Hebrew

The name Adina is a girl's name of Hebrew origin meaning "slender, delicate". Adina and is often added to lists like Bible Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Harry Potter themed CAF - PART 2/3".

From the experts:

Name of an Old Testament soldier that can theoretically be used for either sex -- but sounds overwhelmingly feminine.

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Famous People Named Adina

Adina Bastidas, Venezuelan economist (first female VP)
Adina Beg, governor of the Punjab
Adina Bar-On, Israeli pioneer performance artist
Adina Emilia De Zavala, teacher, historian & preservationist
Adina Fohlin, Swedish model
Adina Howard, award-winning American R&B singer & chef
Adina Hoffman, American essayist, critic/literary biographer
Adina Izarra, Venezuelan musician & composer
Adina Mandlova (1910-'91), Czech actress & sex-symbol
Adina Porter, Obie Award-winning American actress
Adina Ioana Valean, Romanian politician & social activist

Pop Culture References for the name Adina

Adina, character in Donizetti's opera L'elisir d'amore (1832)
Adina, "gentle" in Books of Chronicles of the Hebrew Bible
Adina Mosque, 14th-century mosque in West Bengal, India

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Hailey Says:


This is pretty to look at, but when I said it out loud it reminded me too much of Idina Menzel and I can't stand her. I like Dina though, or better, Dinah.