Name Eileen Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Eileen


Eileen is a ♀ girl’s name.

Origin of the name Eileen

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

What is the meaning of the name Eileen?

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

Pronunciation of Eileen

Variants of the name Eileen


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Popularity of the name Eileen

The name Eileen is ranked #2620 overall.

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