Popularity:16167
Origin:British
Meaning:lake colony
Linc is a masculine name of Old English origin meaning “lake colony.” It is related to Lincoln, a name of the same meaning, which itself originates from a combination of the Brythonic word lynn, meaning “lake,” and the Latin word colonia, translating to “colony.” Linc is a short and sweet version of Lincoln, making it an excellent choice for those who wish to give baby a more modern version of a classic name.

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