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pinWhat does Aileen mean?

Aileen /ai-leen/ as a girls' name is pronounced eye-LEEN. It is of Norman origin. Scottish variant of Eileen, which possibly means "bird" in Latin. Also variant of Evelyn.


Aileen has 42 variants: Aila, Ailee, Aileene, Ailene, Ailey, Ailie, Ailli, Aillin, Ailyn, Aleen, Alene, Aline, Alleen, Allene, Alline, Eileen, Eleen, Elleen, Ellene, Ileana, Ileane, Ileanna, Ileen, Ileene, Ilene, Iliana, Iliane, Ilianna, Illeanne, Illene, Illianna, Leana, Leanah, Leanna, Leannah, Lena, Lenah, Liana, Lianna, Liannah, Lina and Linah.

Affiliated girl names: Aylin, Eibhlin and Helen.

Aileen has 11 more relations via Eileen, Evelyn: Ayleen, Eilean, Eileene, Eilena, Eilene, Eiley, Eilin, Eilleen, Evaleen, Eveleen and Evleen.

Kreatif forms: Aiaileen, Aileenai, Aileenne. [more]

pinHow popular is Aileen?

Aileen is a very prominent first name for women (#685 out of 4276, Top 16%) but an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Charted below is the birth name popularity of Aileen for girls. Aileen reached its apex position of #315 in the U.S. in the 1920s, and is at #562 currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Aileen name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Aileen outside U.S.

Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Aileen and corresponding names. Prominent variation forms of Aileen (#562 via latest list) are Aleen, Alene, Aline, Allene, Alline, Ayleen (#826 via latest list), Aylin (#369), Eileen (#711), Evelyn (#16), Helen (#404), Ileana, Ilene, Iliana (#830), Leana, Leanna (#725), Lena (#279), Liana (#582) and Lina (#767). Adoption of these forms of Aileen was at its most widespread during 1910-1919 (adoption of 0.37%) and is almost as conventional today (adoption 0.259%, 29.9% less). Evelyn has been the most prevalent, though Liana has grown popular as well over time, while versions such as Aline, Allene, Helen, Ilene and Leanna are now less common. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Aileen, Aleen, Alene, Aline, Allene in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Alline, Ayleen, Aylin, Eileen, Evelyn in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Helen, Ileana, Ilene, Iliana, Leana in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Leanna, Lena, Liana, Lina in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Evelyn, Lena, Lina outside U.S.

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Aileen is pronounced similarly to Aislin, Aislinn, Aislyn, Aislynn, Alaine, Alane, Alayne, Aleine, Alenne, Aleyne, Allaine, Allayne, Alleine, Alleyne, Allyn, Allyne, Allynn, Allynne, Alwyne, Alyne, Alynne, Eilwen, Elaene, Elain, Elan, Elen, Elene, Elian, Elin, Ellan, Ellen, Ellin, Ellon, Ellyn, Elon, Elyn, Elynn, Ilean, Isleen, Oleen, Olwen, Olwenn, Olwin, Olwyn, Wileen, Willeen, Willene and Wilone. Other suggested similar baby names are Adeen, Aidee, Aiden, Ailani, Ailbe, Ailse, Aimee, Aireen, Alaina, Alamea, Alana, Alani, Alanna, Alawna, Alayna, Aleana, Aleea, Aleena, Alena, Alenah, Aleyna, Aleynah, Aliana, Aliena, Alima, Alina, Allana, Allcen, Allena, Alleynah, Allina, Allma, Allona, Allyna, Alma, Almah, Aloma, Alona, Alonna, Aluma, Alwyna, Alyna, Alyona, Ardeen, Arlean, Arlee, Arleen, Arleena, Arleene, Arlen, Ashleen, Bilee, Caileen, Caleen, Coleen, Eireen, Heleen, Jilleen, Jineen, Joleen, Juleen, Kaileen, Kaleen, Kilee, Kyleen, Mileena, Myleen, Rilee, Silken and Taleen. These names tend to be less commonly used than Aileen.