Rin name meaning

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in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Rin mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Rin

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Canada says the name Rin is of Japanese origin and means "The name Rin means dignified, severe, cold, serious, and respected".
  2. According to a user from Texas, U.S., the name Rin is of Japanese origin and means "From Japanese ? (rin) meaning 'dignified, severe, cold' or other kanji that are pronounced the same way".
  3. A user from India says the name Rin is of Japanese origin and means "Cold, severe".
  4. 3 submissions from Netherlands and the United States agree the name Rin means "Cold" and is of Japanese origin.
  5. A user from South Carolina, U.S. says the name Rin is of Japanese origin and means "Very cold".
  6. A submission from Japan says the name Rin means "Dignified, bells, beautiful" and is of Japanese origin.
  7. A submission from Singapore says the name Rin means "Ring" and is of Japanese origin.
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Notable Persons Named Rin

Notable Persons Named Rin

Rin Aoki

Rin was born on February 28th, 1985 in Yamagata Prefecture.

Rin Takanashi

Rin Takanashi is an actor and actress. Her ongoing career started in 2005. Rin was born on December 17th, 1988 in Chiba Prefecture.

Rin Asuka

Rin was born in 1991.

Rin Nitaya

Rin Seiko

Rin was born in 1842. They breathed their last breath in 1880.

Rin Sumida

Rin Sumida is an athlete for the NTV Beleza.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Rin

Notable Persons With the Last Name Rin

Manda Rin

Manda was born on March 22nd, 1977. Manda is also known as Amanda MacKinnon.

Alberto Da Rin

Alberto was born in 1939 in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy.

Nguyễn Đức Rin

Nguyễn Đức Rin is an athlete for the Phú Yên F.C.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rin U.S.
  White 10.57% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 80.40% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.74% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.41% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rin

People with the last name Rin are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Rin

  • How Popular is the name Rin? Rin is the 25,171st most popular name of all time. As a last name Rin was the 46,811th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Rin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 241 babies born with the first name Rin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rin 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 Rin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1983 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Rin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rin is Thursday, July 22nd, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Rin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rin was in 2019 with a total of 28 babies.
  • Random Rin Factoid: According to the 2018 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rin is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 2018.
  • Weird things about the name Rin: The name spelled backwards is Nir. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Nri. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 454 people with the last name Rin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rin? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Rin as their last name since less than 1 person in 667k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Rin name meaning

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