Name: Ennis

Origin and Meaning of the Name Ennis

  • Meaning:
    Island
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (EN nis)
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Miscellaneous Info for Ennis

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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    A borrowing of the name of the main town of county Clare in western Ireland (Inis in Gaelic). Its name is a shortening of the original Inis Cluain Ramh Fhada ("Long Rowing Meadow Island").

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