What does Eileene mean?
(female) Eilen, Elleene, ..
(male) Eileean, Eileese, .. Middle name pairings:
Eileene Oriana (E.O.), ..
How popular is Eileene?
Eileene is a rare given name for females. Eileene is an equivalently unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Eileene entered the list in 1920-1929 and reached its highest position of #1961 in the U.S. in the 1920s, but is not found in the list currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Aileen (#515 in 2015), Ailene, Aleen, Alene, Aline, Ayleen (#822), Eileen (#694), Eilene, Ileen and Ilene are the prominent related forms of Eileene rated in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Aillin, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Eileene was well-received among parents a century ago (average #949) and is now significantly diminished (#1639, ▼76.6%), with versions such as Ilene becoming less stylish. Eileen has generally been the top pick of parents, though Aileen is currently ranked higher.
Eileene is pronounced similarly to Aileene, Aleine, Aleyne, Alleen, Alleine, Allene▼, Alleyne, Eilwen, Elaene, Elaine▼, Elane, Elayne, Eleen, Elen, Eliane, Eline, Ellaine, Ellane, Elleen, Ellen▼, Ellene, Illene, Isleen, Oleen and Willeen. Other recommended names are Arleene, Cailene, Celene, Ciline, Colene, Coreene, Dellene, Edweena, Eilise, Eilona, Eiluned, Eireen, Eiren, Eirena, Eirene, Eirwen, Eleana, Eleena, Eleese, Elena▲, Eleni, Ellee, Ellena, Ellesse, Elmeena (see Elmina), Elmena, Elsee, Elveena, Elvene, Emaleen, Emlynne (see Emily), Erlene, Erline, Eveleen, Evelene, Evleen, Evline, Glenne, Jillene, Kailene, Kalene, Loreene, Melene, Mileena, Nolene, Rollene, Selene, Sirene, Valene and Violeine (see Violet). These names tend to be more frequently used than Eileene.See names in meaning and etymology.