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What does Eireann mean?

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

Associated with: ireland (gaelic).

Variations

Eireann has 18 variants: Aeran, Aerenne, Aerin, Aerynne, Airin, Aren, Arin, Arinne, Aryn, Eirin, Eirinn, Eiryn, Eirynn, Erienne, Erinn, Erinne, Eryn and Erynn.

1 more alternative form via Erin: Eire.

Creative forms:
(female) Eirean, Erann, ..

(male) Eirean, Eireman, ..

Middle name pairings:
Eireann Daleyza (E.D.), ..

How popular is Eireann?

Eireann is a rare first name for women. Eireann is a rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Erin (#337 in 2015), Eryn (#1709), Erinn, Arin and Aryn are the prominent variation forms of Eireann (outside Top 2000). Usage of these forms of Eireann reached its apex in the 1980s (median #1303) and is now much lower (#1609, 93%). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Eireann is alike in pronunciation to Aireen, Eirawen, Eireen, Eiren, Eirene, Eirian, Eirwen and Erene. Other suggested similar names are Brann, Breann, Breeann, Breiann, Brenn, Briann, Brieann, Bryann, Coriann, Deann, Deeann, Diahann, Diann, Eilean, Eileen, Eileene, Eilena, Eilene, Eimear, Eira, Eirana, Eirena, Eirianwen, Eleana, Eleanna, Erena, Joeann, Jordann, Kariann, Keriann, Leann, Leeann, Liann, Lilyann, Lorenn, Loriann, Mariann, Maryann, Morgann, Raeann, Rayeann, Riann, Roseann, Sueann and Teriann. These names tend to be more frequently used than Eireann.


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