Given Name LINNÉA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Swedish
PRONOUNCED: lin-NE-ah   [details]

Meaning & History

From the name of a flower, also known as the twinflower. The Swedish botanist Carolus Linnaeus named it after himself, it being his favourite flower.

Categories

flowers, nature, pink, plants
DIMINUTIVES: Linn, Nea
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Linnaea (English), Nea (Finnish)
USER SUBMISSION: Linnea
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