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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010


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Fun Facts about the name Nalin

  • How many people with the first name Nalin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 196 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 Innla. How do you pronounce that?
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Indian (Sanskrit)

Origin and Meaning of Nalin

The name "Nalin" is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin, and it means "Lotus Flower". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Notable Persons With the Name Nalin

Chandra Wickramasinghe

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 de Silva

Nalin de Silva is an influential individual. Nalin was born on October 20th, 1944 in Kovilagodella, Panadura, British Ceylon.


Nalin Kumar Kateel

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


Nalin Mehta

Nalin Mehta is an influential individual.


Nalin Seneviratne

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


Nalin Angammana

Nalin Angammana is a noteworthy individual.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Nalin

Pan Nalin

Pan Nalin is a notable person. Pan was born in Gujarat.


David R. Nalin

David R. Nalin is an important individual. David was born on April 22nd, 1941 in New York City.


What does the name Nalin mean?

Nis for narrator, tell many stories

Ais for admirers, and all that you have!

Lis for life, that you live so well.

Iis for interest, you show in others.

Nis for noble, your regal bearing.

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