Name Eileen – origin and meaning

Eileen is a female name.

Origin of Eileen

Eileen is an Anglicized variant of the Irish names Eibhlin and Ailbhlin, which derived from the Greek name Helen.

Meaning of Eileen

Eileen means “torch”, “beautiful”, “light”, “bright” and “shining” (from ancient Greek “hēlē/hēlios” = sun ray).

Pronunciation of Eileen

Alternate spelling of Eileen


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