Popularity:2321
Origin:German
Other Origin(s):Roman
Meaning:Made from linwood; Lime tree
Parents foraging for unique arboreal names will love the Germanic gender-neutral title, Linden. This verdurous name means “made from Linwood, lime tree” and is a tree with heart-shaped leaves belonging to the Tilla genus. Linden speaks like a breath of fresh air and brings idyllic meadows and forests to mind. The linden tree was sacred in Ancient Greece and Egypt, revered by Early Pagans and Christians as a healing plant. Dedicated to the Roman goddess Venus and the Norse goddess Freya, Linden has been associated with maternal love, fertility, and fidelity for centuries. A gorgeous name to come across in your search for the one, Linden is a beautiful choice for lovers of nature.
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