Elin

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Elin, Elín
GenderFemale
Language(s)Old Norse, Welsh
Other names
Alternative spellingElin
Related namesElna
Elin
Ellen
Helene

Elin or Elín is a variation of Ellen and Helene Means light or most beautiful woman used in Scandinavian and Celtic languages.[1][2] Elin is the shortname of Evelin. Elin means "hazelnut", which is the "fruit of Wisdom".

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Coleman, Nancy (2010). A Handbook of Scandinavian Names. Univ. of Wisconsin Press. p. 7. Retrieved 1 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Living in Wales". BBC Wales. BBC. Retrieved 1 March 2019.