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Name Linus

Origin:From a Old Greek word for mourn, griefTools:

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About the name Linus in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:German, English
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Tinus, Dinis, Ines, Inés, Inès, Inês, Janus, Lenas, Lexus, Lias     Details
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About Linus, the group of names with the same origin as Linus

Language of origin:Old Greek
Words:ailinon = to mourn, to grief  Old Greek
Topics:Greek mythology
Variants' top ranks:11:Linus Sweden 2001,  27:Lino Zurich 2011
Old/original forms:Linos Old Greek
Name variants:Lino, Linus   Sortable list   Details
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NorwayGraph2015 87,  2014 82,  2013 74,  2012 74,  2011 53,  2010 53,  2009 61,  2008 70,  2007 452006 67
SwedenGraph2015 93,  2014 78,  2013 66,  2012 63,  2011 49,  2010 44,  2009 37,  2008 26,  2007 25,  2006 17,  2005 17,  2004 18,  2003 14,  2002 14,  2001 112000 12,  1999 14,  1998 15
Sweden prevalence 2014 91
Switzerland 1997 143
Switzerland/GermanGraph2015 69,  2014 55,  2013 58,  2010 362008 43,  2007 47
Switzerland/ZurichGraph2013 39,  2011 34
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