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Irene meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Irene No. of characters: 5 Gender: GirlOrigin: Old Greek English Italian Spanish Portuguese Swedish Norwegian Danish Finnish German Ancient Greek (Latinized) Greek Mythology (Latinized)
How to pronounce Irene i-rène What does my name mean? 
Meanings: Peace Peaceful Palm Tree Greek origin, meaning: the peaceful, inspired by the Greek goddess of peace. Popular in Germany in the 20th century. Namesake: St. Irene of Thessaloniki, Catholic martyr..

Irene was ranked 769 in 1994 list of US boys name and dropped by 1.99% from its previous ranking of 754 in 1989. Irene was ranked 540 in 2015 US female names list and elevated by 3.91% from its previous ranking of 562 in 2014.

Full form of Irene : Inoffensive Resourceful Enthusiastic Naughty Efficient

Irene is a rare first name for a girl in England & Whales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 1456 in 2014. Only 312 people have Irene as their first name. Irene is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Irene is a very very popular first name for a girl in United States which is popular since 1884 and ranked 540 (0.011358% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 352076 people wear Irene as their first name. Irene is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1888 and ranked 540 (0.011358% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 352076 people have Irene as their first name. Irene is not a native United States and Irene may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.098488% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Irene
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Expression number of Irene is 6.

Irene have a great affection towards creativity, beauty and domestic activities of life. Irene are trustworthy, honest and behave responsibly. Irene have tendency to sacrifice their needs for others'.

Names that rhyme with Irene Famous people named Irene
Irene Menéndez in Marceline Blurr as Actress
Irene Wendlin in Butterflies as Actress
Irene DeBari in Boris as Actress
Irene DeCook in Private Parts as Actress
Irene Junquera in Un país de cuento as
Irene Bradshaw in Dr Jekyll & Sister Hyde as Actress
Irene K. Cooper in Thunderbolt and Lightfoot as Actress
Irène Tellier in Total Romance as Actress
Irene Stokes in You Got Served as Actress
Irene Berrera-Kearns in The Real World as
Names like Irene Irene Namesakes Related Names: IreIrealIreanIreanaIreannaIreathaIredellIreeIreenIreeneIreionIrekaIrelanIrelandIrelynIrelyndIrelynnIrelynneIremIremideComments :Irene is a female first name. The corresponding male first name is Irenaeus. Greek-Latin, the Peaceful '( Greek Eirene εἰρήνη , peace'); comes from the Greek goddess of peace Eirene ( v. Irini from). Comes from the greek εἰρήνη ( eirene ), which means " peace " ,"peacetime" [9] ; shares the ' etymology as Irenaeus and is meaningfully akin to many other names such as Pace, Concordia, Mira, Frida, Shanti and Salome. The name was common in the ' Byzantine Empire and, in general, has always been very popular in the' Christian East. In Italy it is well attested in the whole peninsula, except for the male forms, very low diffusion, limited to the North-Centre. In English the name did not become common until the nineteenth century. Female: Irena, Erina and Male: Ireno, Irenio, Erino. - Dixie Desanto Popularity of Irene
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