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What does Irina mean?

Irina Pronunciation of Irina as a girls' name is of Greek origin, and Irina means "peace". Irina is an alternate form of Irene (Greek). Mythology: Greek goddess of peace.


ASSOCIATED WITH greek, peace


VARIANTS Yarina, Oryna, Orina, Iryna, Iriana, Irenee, Irenea, Irena, Irayna, Erena, Eirena, Arina, Airina

RELATIONS VIA IRENE Erene, Ira, Ireen, Iren, Irenka, Irine, Rena, Rina

(female) Irima, ..

(male) Irima, ..

Irina Andrea (I.A.), ..

How popular is Irina?

Irina is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2616 out of 4276, Top 61%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Irina was first listed in 2018 and reached its apex rank of #1815 in the U.S. then. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Irina name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

Prominent alternative forms of Irina (#1815 FROM CURRENT RECORDS) ranked in the Top 2000 are Ira (#1483), Irena, Irene (#637), Irine, Rena and Rina. Other forms, like Ireen, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Irina was well-received among parents 118 years ago (MEDIAN #1008) and is now significantly less, with versions like Rena becoming less fashionable.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Irina, Ira, Irena, Irene, Irine in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rena, Rina in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Irina and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Irina is alike in pronunciation to Aarona, Arianna, Arieana, Arionna, Arona, Aruna, Auriana, Eirana, Erina, Erinna, Erwina, Euriona, Irwina, Orania, Oreana, Oriana, Orianna, Urainia, Urania, Uranya, Urena, Urina, Yarona, Yaryna and Yerina. Other recommended sound-alike names are Adrina, Amina, Anina, Arlina, Arna, Brana, Breina, Brina, Bruna, Carina, Corina, Drina, Edina, Egina, Erlina, Ermina, Evina, Ianna, Idina, Ilena, Iliana, Ilona, Iona, Irelina, Irida, Irisa, Irisha, Irita, Irma, Irmina, Irminia, Irvina, Jina, Karina, Kina, Larina, Mina, Neina, Nerina, Reina, Sarina, Taina, Treina, Trina, Veina, Wina, Zaina, Zarina, Zina and Zorina. These names tend to be less frequently used than Irina.

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