Meaning and Origin of Kalin - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Kalin

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Girl name origins & meanings:

  • Irish : Pure; Form of Caleb
  • Hindi : Sun
  • Sanskrit : Mountains

Boy name origins & meanings:

  • Irish : Sporty
  • Greek : Handsome

Family name origins & meanings:

  • Slovenian : nickname from kalin ‘bullfinch’, probably denoting someone living in a house identified by the sign of a bullfinch or a nickname for someone thought to resemble a bullfinch in some way.
  • Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic) : variant of Kalina.