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Eire

What does Eire mean?

Eire Pronunciation of Eire [eire] as a name for girls has the meaning "Ireland". Eire is an alternate form of Erin (Irish, Gaelic): from Éirinn and Éire.

Associated with: ireland (gaelic).

Variations

11 relations via Erin: Airin, Aren, Eireann, Eirin, Eirinn, Eiryn, Eirynn, Erina, Erinn, Erinne and Eryn.

Creative forms:
(female) Eige, Eiria, ..

(male) Eidi, Eiri, ..

Middle name pairings:
Eire Khloee (E.K.), ..

How popular is Eire?

Eire is a rare first name for females. Eire is an equivalently unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Erin (#337 a year ago), Erinn and Eryn (#1709) are the prominent varying forms of Eire (not in Top 2000). Other variants, like Eirin, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Eire was well-received in the 1980s (median #851) and is now much less (#1348, 93%). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Erin, Erinn, Eryn in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Eire is pronounced similarly to Aure and Eir. Other recommended names are Dore, Ebbe, Ede, Edee, Edie, Edira, Edme, Edra, Eidra, Eigr (see Eigra), Eigra, Eike, Eila, Eiley, Eily, Eimer, Eira, Eireen, Eiren, Eirena, Eirene, Eirwen, Eiry, Elbe, Elfre, Elice, Eline, Elise, Elize, Elke, Elle, Else, Elvire, Emme, Erike, Esme, Eve, Evie, Eyde, Fiore, Jere, Kore, Loire, Maire, Mare, Moire, Muire, Nore, Tiare and Vere. These names tend to be more commonly used than Eire.

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