Name: Aileen

Origin and Meaning of the Name Aileen

  • Meaning:
    Form of Helen; Evelyn; Aveline; pleasant
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (ay LEEN)
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Miscellaneous Info for Aileen

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  • Used in:
    English and Gaelic speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Scottish variant of Eileen.

    Aileen Wuornos was an American serial killer.

    The name was also born by silent film actress Aileen Pringle.

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