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Gender: Male Meaning of Olin: "to inherit" Origin of Olin: Swedish

The name Olin is a boy's name of Swedish origin meaning "to inherit". Olin and is often added to user-created lists like A List of Trendy Old Fashioned Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Change One Letter".

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Would fit right in with the trendy Colins and Owens.

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Famous People Named Olin

Olin George Kreutz, American NFL football player
Ken Olin, American actor
Roxy Olin, American actress, daughter of actors Ken Olin and Patricia Wettig
Clifford Olin, son of actors Ken Olin and Patricia Wettig

Pop Culture References for the name Olin

Olin Brit, character in musical "The Music Man"
Olin, character in the game "Horizon Zero Dawn"

Olinn, Olynn, Olen, Olyn