Origin:Scandinavian
Popularity:3046
Meaning:lime or linden tree
Linnea as a girl's name is of Scandinavian origin meaning "lime or linden tree". It is also the name of a small pink mountain flower that was named after the Swedish botanist Carl Linnaeus, inventor of the universally recognized system of classifying plants and animals. Swedish girls are given this name with a small blue flower in mind.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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