Name: Éimhín

Origin and Meaning of the Name Éimhín

  • Meaning:
    Swift
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (eh VEEN)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Éimhín)
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Miscellaneous Info for Éimhín

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  • Used in:
    Gaelic speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    This name is possibly connected with the word éim (prompt, ready). The best known bearer of the name is St. Éimhín, one of the six sons of Eoghan mac Murchad of the royal house of Munster. The name has increasingly become a name for girls as well as boys. It could be anglicized as Evin or Evan.

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