Link Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Lincoln:
Transferred use of the surname derived from the city of Lincoln in northeastern England. The name is found written in Latin in the 7th century as Lindum Colonia, which is probably a Latinate rendering of the Welsh llyn (lake, pool) and the Latin colonia (colony).
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- Comments and insights on the name Link: | Edit
We liked Lincoln, and figured "Link" would be a good nickname, then thought Link would be a cool name itself.
The name 'Link' can be given to first-borns or only children. As a first name, it could be indicative of a parental union.
- Personal experiences with the name Link: | Edit
Charles Lincoln Neal, aka "Link Neal", and his friend, Rhett James McLaughlin, have a website called rhettandlink.com . They also have two YouTube channels: Rhett & Link, Rhett & Link 2. Their 2nd channel has a Monday-Friday morning show, Good Mythical Morning. To make their videos more easy to share they edit the end of their videos, the extras are called Good Mythical More. To view the Good Mythical More, just click the annotations near the end of more recent YouTube videos. Link Wray also went by "Link". His real name was Fred Lincoln.
- Nicknames for Link: | Edit
Link is my maiden name. We are naming our son, due in September, Link! Love this name, and it means so much to me personally, so it will be a fitting name for our first child. I've always received compliments on the name and my husband is thrilled with the idea of a unique, family name for our child.
- Meanings and history of the name Link: | Edit
Link is literally defined as 'to conjoin', or an object that conjoins.
- Famous real-life people named Link: | Edit
Link Wray (Melba Pattillo Beals's (one of the Little Rock 9) secret white friend)
Link Neal- Host of the youtube talkshow "Good
- Link in song, story & screen: | Edit
Link Larkin - "Hairspray"
Link Deas - To Kill a Mockingbird
Link, hero of the "Legend of Zelda" series of video games