-ina is a Latin diminutive suffix, meaning 'belonging to'. It is used to create diminutive forms of names.
It is also used
- to Latinise names
- to create female forms of male names
- to create diminutive forms of non-Latin names
For variant forms see:
It can be a misinterpreted other ending as well, e.g. variant forms of Euphrosyne and Jasmin.
The male form of the suffix is -inus.
See also -inia, -na