Galin name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Boy
Origin: Old Greek, English, Old Norse and Persian
Usage: Danish, Old DanishNorwegian, Swedish and Finnish
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Galin g(a)-lin
Meaning: Healer, Festive Party, The Element Galene Meaning Calm, Little Blond, Enchanted, Frantic, Mad, To be Clever, Knowledge, Wisdom and Merciful
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What does Galin mean?

Offbeat boy name Galin is used in Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Old DanishNorwegian came from Old Greek. Galin is a version of lofty and venerable Galen. Galen is Danish and Swedish form of Galinn.

Origin of Offbeat Galen is in English and Old Greek, meaning of Galen is "The Calm, Healer and Festive Party". Galin is Danish form of Galinn.

How do I pronounce Galin?

The two syllabled name Galin is commonly pronounced as g(a)-lin.

Variants of Galin

Galen, Galinn, Gaelan

How popular is the name Galin?

Galin is a rare baby name in England and Wales however it is still in use. But Galin is a popular baby name in Bulgaria where every 1 in 2000 have the name.

At least, 6000 people globally have carried Galin as their given name according to our evaluation.

[1] Source: Social Security Administration


Here's what numbers has to say about Galin

Your motto is "Why fight when you can solve issues the better way?" You are the mover and shaker of the world. If you do things that require passion and courage, your heart grows. You have no enemies. You test your limits not to amaze others and prove you are courageous but to satisfy the adrenaline hunger inside your heart. You have a sharp focus and nothing slips your eye. When it comes to love, you like it the old fashioned way.

Go through the following names similar to Galin

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  •  Kalissi - The boy name Kalissi is especially used in Swedish and Greenlandic languages. Kalissi is equivalent of Kalíse in Greenlandic language
  •  Iluuna predominantly is used in Greenlandic and Danish is a girl name. Iluuna is Greenlandic cognate of Iluna
  •  Stefnir - Meaning of Stefnir is Coxswain, Helmsman, Steersman, One who Directs is originated from Old Norse given to boys is used largely in Swedish and Icelandic

Sibling Names for Galin

If you've decided on the baby name Galin, you might be looking for sibling names that complement this unique moniker. We've compiled a list of sibling names that are just as distinct and meaningful as Galin, ensuring your children's names pair well together while still standing out on their own.

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Famous people named Galin

  • Galin Georgiev, retired Bulgarian triple jumper
  • Galin Nikov, retired Bulgarian pole vaulter
  • Galina Belyaeva in Moy laskovyy i nezhnyy zver as Actress
  • Galina Petrova in Vor as Actress
  • Galina Tyunina in Nochnoy dozor as Actress


  1. Social Security Administration,
  2. Office for National Statistics,
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