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Enid Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Enid is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Enid is "pure, chaste".  

It is also of Welsh origin, where its meaning is "life, spirit".


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 7736  in baby name popularity for girls with 15 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

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


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Related Names

Variants of the name Enid include Enide, Enit.

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Name Fun

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Be creative with the name Enid.

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

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Names Like This

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.