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.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Eino (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative Eino Einot
genitive Einon Einojen
partitive Einoa Einoja
illative Einoon Einoihin
singular plural
nominative Eino Einot
accusative nom.? Eino Einot
gen. Einon
genitive Einon Einojen
partitive Einoa Einoja
inessive Einossa Einoissa
elative Einosta Einoista
illative Einoon Einoihin
adessive Einolla Einoilla
ablative Einolta Einoilta
allative Einolleˣ Einoilleˣ
essive Einona Einoina
translative Einoksi Einoiksi
instructive Einoin
abessive Einotta Einoitta
comitative Einoineen

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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