Eldlilja


Gender: Feminine

Origin: Icelandic

Meaning: “Fire lily.”

Pronunciation: (eld-LEEL-yah)

Nicknames: Elda, Eddie, Lilja, Lila, Lily

Detail: From the Old Norse elements eldr meaning “fire” and lilja “lily”

Linnea


Gender: Feminine

Origin: Swedish

Meaning: “Linnaea flower.”

Pronunciation: (lih-NEY-ah); (LIH-nee-ah)

Nicknames: Leah, Nea, Naya

Detail: From the name of a flower, also known as the twinflower.

It was named by the Swedish botanist Carolus Linnaeus, who named it after himself, it being his favourite flower.