Aileen - Meaning Of Aileen, What Does Aileen Mean?

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Aileen Meaning


What does Aileen mean, popularity, numerology and more.

The Scottish name Aileen is of Greek origin.

The meaning of Aileen is "light".  

It is also of multiple, see Aveline".

Aileen is generally used as a girl's name. It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ai-leen.

In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 562  in baby name popularity for girls with 540 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Aileen Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Aileen has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Aileen to other names.

Aileen is a Scottish form of the name Helen, Eibhlin.

Aileen is a variant spelling of Eileen.

Eileen has two derivations. One as an Irish form of the Greek name Helen. The other as an Anglicized form of the Gaelic name Eibhlin or Aibhilin, which in turn is derived from the Norman French name Aveline.

Variants of the name Aileen include Aleen, Ayleen.

Aileen has the diminutive (nickname) Ailee.

Would you like to fingerspell the name Aileen in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Aileen in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Aileen in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Aileen Numerology page.

Aileen Numerology
Aileen in Hieroglyhics
Aileen in Nautical Flags
Irish names usually contain a given, middle and family name.

Given names frequently have their source in the Roman Catholic faith, or are derived from the traditional Gaelic.

Some Gaelic or old Irish names date back to the Celtic origins of Gaelach (Ireland). These names find their basis in ancient pagan religions, myths, legends, and superstitions held by the Gaels.

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