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Gender: Female Meaning of Lina: "tender" Origin of Lina: Arabic; Latin diminutive Lina's Popularity in 2018: #760

The name Lina is a girl's name of German origin meaning "tender". Lina is ranked #760 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like International Variations of Helen and discussed in our forums with posts like "Rate the Previous Signature!".

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This pretty, succinct Arabic name is also commonly used as a nickname for names like Carolina.

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Inaa Häggström Foose Says:


Lina is a very typical Swedish name. It's my birth name actually.

Paige_Mackenzie Says:


Beautiful name! Love it on its own!