Linea Nigra (Belly Button Line)

A linea negra (also linea nigra, pregnancy line or belly button line) is a dark line on abdomen. It runs vertically from the navel down to the pubis and sometimes up to the  top of abdomen. It is usually a side effect of pregnancy for pregnant women.

Linea Negra (Belly Button Line): Long or Short

It’s said the long belly button line of expectant mother which extends all the way up to the top of tummy means boy while the short line which stops at your belly button means girl.

Linea Negra (Belly Button Line): Thin or Thick

The thin belly button line of mother-to-be generally means boy while the thick means girl.

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Ramokone Reviewed 1/8/2021 3:04:22 PM
I have 3 boys now I am pregnant and the scan said it's a boy again and I was having morning sickness during first trimester and I have never experienced this with my other scan correct or wrong
Aarti Reviewed 1/5/2021 10:42:55 AM
No vomting linea nigra is up or down straight line fhr 150
Suzz Reviewed 12/15/2020 9:32:13 AM
I had ashort thick line and I had a I have thin long line and am excepting aboy prayers.
Kelly Reviewed 11/30/2020 2:24:45 AM
I have 4 boys but this fifth pregnancy is way different I have the short line at the bottom and it thick an light and baby is breach so the say I have to get c section I am 28 weeks pregnant scan say it's a boy but I dont believe that I need a baby it true or false i was so sick with this pregnancy but never sick with de boys so is the scan right or wrong
Angel Reviewed 11/28/2020 8:04:07 AM
I have a long thin line from down upto up and am 27 weeks but the doctor said after checking me in the scan that it's a girl and I have two girls
Moreen Reviewed 11/25/2020 6:19:38 AM
I have a long line from my pubic borne runs upward but the scan told me it's a girl but on my first baby the line was short and I got a girl how is it possible
Angel Reviewed 9/24/2020 10:51:39 AM
I have a thin line and short above my belly button at 5 month, don't know if it's a boy. Av got 2 girls already
zobia nasir Reviewed 8/27/2020 10:50:58 PM
I'm 32 weeks pregnant and i have a thin line and doc said in scan it's a boy sooo i guess it's right .....
JENNIFER Reviewed 8/27/2020 8:20:25 AM
I have a long line which is not straight and I don't know the gender but praying for a baby boy
Patricia Reviewed 8/9/2020 7:37:13 AM
I'm 5 months pregnant and my line is from my bellybutton down to my pubic,I ve had four boys already so am praying to God for a miracle girl
Ntando Reviewed 6/6/2020 2:02:37 AM
I have a thick line and I'm hoping for a baby boy.
Otiann Reviewed 5/5/2020 1:35:39 PM
Am 34 weeks pregnant today and am having a long thin line from my lower abdomen to the top and ultrasound said its a girl. Otiann
Necey28 Reviewed 4/20/2020 2:44:01 AM
With my first pregnancy I had a thick long line and gave birth to a boy... Now I have a faint, thin long line and was told its a girl
Aana Reviewed 4/7/2020 12:54:02 AM
Long line and its a girl.... but i still hope for a boy
Keleios Reviewed 4/3/2020 5:46:38 PM
I had a long thick line all the way up all 3 pregnancies. I had 3 amazing little boys. Only 6 weeks along right now so no line yet but hoping for a girl
Lisa Reviewed 4/3/2020 5:46:21 PM
I had a long thick line all the way up all 3 pregnancies. I had 3 amazing little boys. Only 6 weeks along right now so no line yet but hoping for a girl
Ntsako Reviewed 4/2/2020 5:25:56 PM
I have a long line button and light i hope is a girl
Jay jay Reviewed 4/2/2020 4:33:17 AM
32 weeks my line is long and thick and I'm having a girl
Blessing Reviewed 3/23/2020 10:01:41 AM
I have a line thin and long, My baby kicks well and I'm now eating well, always have stomach pain,I lost little weight on my face and body, but later on i added like 4kg more to the one I lost earlier, I stopped vomiting, I'm in my 8monts of pregnancy, I had one baby girl before and I never had all this experience before.I'm expecting a boyI pray so
Reshma Reviewed 3/16/2020 9:58:54 AM
No line at all and I don't know the sex of the baby

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