Name: Hynes

Origin and Meaning of the Name Hynes

  • Meaning:
    Descendant of Eidhin
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (hynz)
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Miscellaneous Info for Hynes

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    This surname is an anglicization of the Gaelic hEidhin ('descendant of Eidhin'). Eidhin itself is of uncertain origin. It may be from the word 'eidhean' ('ivy') or it may be a variation on the palcename Aidhne.

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