Eino

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Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Eino

  1. A male given name, cognate to Finnish Eino.

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Medieval form of Einold, Enewald, a saint with a local cult in southern Finland; from Germanic agin "edge, point ( of a weapon)" + wald "rule". Revived in the 19th century and later also used as a short form of Einari.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈei̯no/
  • Hyphenation: Ei‧no

Proper noun[edit]

Eino

  1. A male given name.

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Usage notes[edit]

Formerly very rare, but made famous by the national poet Eino Leino (1878-1926). The most popular first name for men born in Finland in 1904-1917.

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