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since 1880
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Alt. Meaning

N is for narrator, tell many stories

A is for admirers, and all that you have!

L is for life, that you live so well.

I is for interest, you show in others.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

Notable Persons Named Nalin

Chandra Wickramasinghe is a scientist in the fields of astrobiology, astronomy, and mathematics. Chandra was given the name Nalin Chandra Wickramasinghe on January 20th, 1939 in Colombo.


Nalin was born on October 20th, 1944 in Kovilagodella, Panadura, British Ceylon.


Nalin Kumar Kateel is a Member of Parliament. Nalin was born on February 7th, 1966 in Kunjadi, Dakshina Kannada, Karnataka.



Nalin Seneviratne is a governor. His military service ended in 1988.



Notable Persons With the Last Name Nalin

Pan was born in Gujarat.


David was born on April 22nd, 1941 in New York City.


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Popularity of Nalin as a last name

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Fun Facts about the name Nalin

  • How Popular is the name Nalin? Nalin is the 26,276th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Nalin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 209 babies born with the first name Nalin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Nalin to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Nalin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1980 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Nalin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nalin is Friday, September 1st, 1922.
  • What year had the most people named Nalin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nalin was in 2011 with a total of 15 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Nalin: Your name in reverse order is Nilan. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lnnia. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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