Lina

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See also: lina, lína, líná, liña, and Līna

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short form of any female name ending in -lina, such as Angelina, Carolina, Evelina. It can also be construed as a rare feminine form of Linus.

Proper noun[edit]

Lina

  1. A female given name, occasionally used in English.

Anagrams[edit]


Basque[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Lina ?

  1. a female given name

References[edit]

  • Xarles Bidegain, Izendegia, 1999, Elkarlanean, Donostia, →ISBN, page 271

Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Lina

  1. a female given name of less common usage, variant of Line

Faroese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Lina

  1. a female given name

Usage notes[edit]

Matronymics

  • son of Lina: Linuson
  • daughter of Lina: Linudóttir

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Lina
Accusative Linu
Dative Linu
Genitive Linu

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short form of Karolina and other names ending in -lina, used as a formal given name since the 19th century.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Lina

  1. a female given name

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈli.na/
  • Rhymes: -ina
  • Hyphenation: Lì‧na

Proper noun[edit]

Lina f

  1. (informal) Synonym of Carmela

Lithuanian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Lina f

  1. a female given name

Norman[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Lina f

  1. a female given name

Norwegian[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Lina

  1. a female given name of less common usage, variant of Line

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Lina c (genitive Linas)

  1. a female given name derived from Karolina, Evelina, Paulina, or from Linus

Anagrams[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: Li‧na

Proper noun[edit]

Lina

  1. a surname