Gender: Female Pronunciation: JEEN Meaning of Jin: "tenderness, gentleness" Origin of Jin: Japanese

Jin Origin and Meaning

The name Jin is a girl's name of Japanese origin meaning "tenderness, gentleness".

Similarity to the English name Jean could be a plus in a Japanese-American family.

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KaiLun Says:


Also means gold in Chinese

PeridotMoonstone Says:


I prefer this as a boy's name though :)

ShannonLim Says:


This is a boy's name too! In fact, its more masculine than feminine~ Love this name. It's just so gentle and handsome.