Adeline

Adeline (pr. a-du-leen and ad-a-lien) was originally used as a French diminutive of Adèle, the French form of Adela which comes from Germanic element adal meaning “noble”.

Nicknames: Addie/Addy, Aline, Leen/Line (pr. leen), Aline, Alene

Origin: Germanic

Variants:

  • Adelina (Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Romanian, German, Bulgarian)
  • Adalyn (English)
  • Adalynn (English)
  • Adelyn (English)
  • Adele (German, Italian, Finnish, English)
  • Adèle (French)

 

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