Lin
Origin/Usage
Chinese
Pronunciation
LIN
Meaning
From the woods
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Lin originates in Chinese language and means "from the forest". Initially, it was used as a surname and as a surname it functions until today, the famous bearer being Jeremy Lin, an American basketball player. Currently, it can also be used as both feminine and masculine given names.

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