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Gender: Female Meaning of Linnett: "flax" Origin of Linnett: Latin

The name Linnett is a girl's name meaning "flax". Linnett and discussed in our forums with posts like "If I had 8 daughters whose names started with...".

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This name has more substance than you might imagine: it's the name of a small, pink-breasted songbird (whose favorite food is linseed), it's also a medieval French form of the Welsh name Eiluned, and in the Lynette spelling appeared in Arthurian legend as the love object of Gareth.

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