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Gender: Female Pronunciation: LIN-et Meaning of Linnet: "flaxen haired" Origin of Linnet: French

The name Linnet is a girl's name of French origin meaning "flaxen haired". Linnet and is often added to lists like Spooky Halloween Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Pick 5 (GIRLS)".

From the experts:

Although the accent in Linnet is on the first syllable, it could be confused with the dated Lynette.

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Famous People Named Linnet

Pop Culture References for the name Linnet

Linnet Muir, the main character of a series of short stories by French-Canadian author Mavis Gallant

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Linnet's International Variations

Eluned (Welsh)