♀ Name Eileen – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Eileen

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Eileen is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Eileen

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

Meaning of Eileen

Eileen means “strength”, “little bird” and “desired” (from Aveline) and “torch”, “beautiful”, “light”, “bright” and “shining” (from Helen).

Pronunciation of Eileen

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