Eileen

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Anglicized form of Irish Eibhlín, Eilín or Aibhilín, all cognates of Evelyn. Sometimes also used for the Irish name Éibhleann, possibly from óiph (radiance, beauty).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aɪˈliːn/, /ˈaɪliːn/
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Proper noun[edit]

Eileen

  1. A female given name from Irish.
    • 1982, “Come On Eileen”, in Too-Rye-Ay, performed by Dexys Midnight Runners:
      Come on Eileen / Oh, I swear (What he means) / At this moment / You mean everything

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Eileen, from Irish Eibhlín, Eilín and Aibhilín.

Proper noun[edit]

Eileen

  1. a female given name from Irish

Manx[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Eileen f

  1. A female given name