First recorded as a given name of Latvians in 1857. Latinate short form of French Adeline. Cognate with English Alina and Aline.
- A female given name.
- Klāvs Siliņš: Latviešu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, →ISBN
-  Population Register of Latvia: Alīna was the only given name of 2818 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010.