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Gender: Female Origin of Mandolin: French, musical intrument

The name Mandolin is a girl's name of French origin. Mandolin and is often added to lists like Musical Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Makeover - Two Middles".

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Mandolin may seem like an outlandish choice for a name, but since BANJO has been used as a baby name, all the instruments in the band seem to be auditioning for a place on birth certificates. This one comes with a real name nickname, MANDY.

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Pop Culture References for the name Mandolin

Mandolin, string instrument
Mandolin Orange, bluegrass band


FractalShadow Says:


At first I thought "This is not a name," then it suddenly hit me: I like it. It's cute.

ElsaAnne Says:


You could even use 'Dolly' as a sweet nickname

hamwan Says:


Lovely but sounds similar to Mandarin