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Name Elin

Meaning:maybe the torchTools:

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About the name Elin in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:Scandinavian
US 2015 rank:#919     ... 918:Landry, 919:Alisha, 920:Elin, 921:Maliah, 922:Belen ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Elín, Alin, Celin, Delin, Edin, Elan, Eldin, Elen, Eli, Elia     Details
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About Helen, the group of names with the same origin as Elin

Meaning/translation:maybe the torch
Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin:in Greek mythology Helen is the daughter of Zeus and Leda; her kidnapping was the cause of the Trojan war
 the origin of the name is uncertain; possibly related to Old Greek helene (torch)
Words:helene = the torch  Old Greek
Topics:Greek mythology
Variants' top ranks:1:Lena Austria 2006,  1:Jelena Montenegro 2011,  2:Helena Finland 2014,  2:Elena Romania 2014,  2:Elin Sweden 2002,  4:Ilona Hungary 2014,  5:Ellen Armenia 2010,  6:Lenka Czechia 2015,  6:Elen Armenia 2012,  8:Helen England+Wales 1974
Somehow related to:Eleonora
Name variants:Alenka, Aliona, Alyona, Elaina, Elaine, Élaine, Elayna, Elen, Elena, Eleni, Elenia, Elenie, Elin, Elín, Elina, Elle, Ellen, Helen, Helena, Helene, Hélène, Hellen, Ileana, Ilena, Ilka, Ilke, Illona, Ilona, Ilonka, Jela, Jelena, Jelka, Lainey, Laney, Leena, Lena, Léna, Leni, Lenia, Lenio, Lenja, Lenka, Lenna, Leny, Lenya, Nelli   Sortable list   Details
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NetherlandsGraph2015 30,  2014 33,  2013 25,  2012 212011 24,  2010 23,  2009 57,  2008 96
NorwayGraph2013 185,  2000 100,  1999 85
Norway prevalence 2015 28
SwedenGraph2015 37,  2014 41,  2013 33,  2012 32,  2011 17,  2010 18,  2009 16,  2008 13,  2007 11,  2006 10,  2005 7,  2004 4,  2003 2,  2002 22001 4,  2000 5,  1999 3,  1998 3
Sweden prevalence 2014 26
Switzerland 1997 684
Switzerland/GermanGraph2015 14,  2014 19,  2013 82012 10,  2011 9,  2010 14,  2009 40,  2008 40,  2007 45
Switzerland/ZurichGraph2015 7,  2013 10,  2012 32011 11
USA yearlyGraph2015 919,  2014 733,  2013 814,  2012 797,  2011 6592010 724
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