30 Fantastic and Famous Nicknames for Lincoln 2020 Update.
Lincoln: Are you searching for a name for a boyfriend, a best friend, or an adorable boy named Lincoln that is endearing and sweet? Here are a few cute nicknames
Lincoln Meaning and Origin
The English name Lincoln, originating from the city of Lincoln, the county capital city of Lincolnshire, was originally used as a surname.
This town was built on a hill overlooking Brayford Pool, thus the sense of the name “lake,” “pool,” “town by the pool,” or “lake settlement.” (This would make a baby born in water or a descendant of this town an interesting name!)
Although the Lincoln name was formerly masculine, it is also used by females.
Common Nicknames for Lincoln
Here’s a list of some common nicknames for a person named Lincoln:
- Linny ‒ A girly nickname suitable for a female named Lincoln.
- Connie ‒ A nickname derived from the second syllable in the name Lincoln.
- Kyn ‒ A peculiar nickname culled from the original name.
- Callie ‒ A feminine nickname for someone named Lincoln.
- Linky/Linkie ‒ A playful nickname (preferably for a female) suitable for the name Lincoln.
- Linkin ‒ A widely used variant of the name Lincoln.
- Con Man/Corn Man – Funny nickname for Lincoln.
- Link ‒ A widely used nickname for someone named Lincoln.
- Lin/Lyn ‒ Short and simple.
- Linc ‒ An easy nickname for someone named Lincoln.
- Linx ‒ A cool nickname for the name Lincoln.
- Lyncon/Linkcon ‒ A nickname that can be used as an online username.
- LiLi ‒ A sweet nickname for someone named Lincoln.
Other Nicknames for Lincoln
Would you rather take a pick from some nicknames that aren’t quite as common? Here’s our list of other great nicknames for Lincoln:
- The Liberator ‒ A great alternative to the nickname above.
- 16th ‒ Inspired by Abraham Lincoln, the sixteenth president of the United States.
- The Great Emancipator ‒ A nickname of former American President, Abraham Lincoln.
- The Legend ‒ This nickname is suitable for a video game lover or a fierce and confident Lincoln.
- Slinky – A slang used for an annoying person. Used as a nickname for Lincoln in the book: Nothing to Gain (The Blackbridge Series) by Claire Boston.
- Lincoln Loud ‒ A nickname derived from the main protagonist character in the show “The Loud House”, for a person named Lincoln with a lot of sisters or a large family.
- Six Echo ‒ Lincoln Six Echo is a fictional clone and the main character featured in the 2005 science fiction/action film The Island.
- Abe ‒ A nickname inspired by the 16th President of the United States of America, Abraham Lincoln, and suitable for someone named Lincoln who’s interested in politics.
- Lincoln Log ‒ Inspired by the famous U.S toy with the same name.
- Kinky – Rhymes with Linky
- Abraham Jr. ‒ Another alternative inspired by Abraham Lincoln.
- Sparkplug ‒ A nickname inspired by the fictional character Lincoln Campbell, an Inhuman agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. from the Marvel series, suitable for a Marvel fan or someone you consider a real-life hero named Lincoln.
- Linc the Sink/The Sink ‒ Culled from the character Lincoln Burrows, in the American tv series, Prison Break, and suitable for a tough guy named Lincoln.
- Lanky ‒ A nickname for a skinny-looking person named Lincoln.
- Linkon/Linkoln ‒ A variant suitable as a nickname for someone named Lincoln.
Famous People Named Lincoln
It’s always a good idea to start by considering famous personalities that bear the name while looking for a nickname for someone called Lincoln. Here is a list of some well-known people named Lincoln:
- Abraham Lincoln – 16th President of the United States
- Lincoln Wallen ‒ Computer scientist and former Chief Technology Officer of DreamWorks Animation.
- Lincoln Alexander Williams ‒ Australian male volleyball player who currently plays for Nizhnevartovsk in the Russian Volleyball Super League.
- Lincoln Brewster ‒ American contemporary Christian musician and worship pastor.
- Lincoln Davenport Chafee ‒ American Politician and the 74th Governor of Rhode Island.
- Lincoln Rose Bell Shepard – Daughter of American actors Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard
- Lincoln Rafael Díaz-Balart ‒ Cuban-American attorney and politician.
- Lincoln Fernando Rocha da Silva ‒ Brazilian footballer who currently plays as a defender for Tombense.
- Lincoln Withers ‒ Australian former professional rugby league footballer.
- Lincoln Peirce ‒ American cartoonist whose animations have appeared on Cartoon Network and Nickelodeon.
- Lincoln Carter Almond ‒ American attorney, politician, and member of the Republican Party.
- Lincoln Burrows ‒ A fictional character played by Dominic Purcell in the American television series Prison Break.
- Lincoln Loud ‒ The protagonist character in the Nickelodeon animation, The Loud House.
- Lincoln Campbell ‒ A Superhero character in Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D television series.
- Lincoln Six Echo ‒ A fictional clone in the 2005 science fiction/action film The Island, played by actor Ewan McGregor.
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