What does Irene mean?
The meaning of Irene is "peaceful".
Irene is used as both a boys and girls name.
It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced I-rene.
The Given Name Irene
This great little unisex name has a natural adventure.
A valiant name that will be adored by parents.
Irene falls into the classic name category.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Irene Joliot Curie, and Irene of Thessalonica.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 657 in baby name popularity for girls with 444 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.
View the Irene Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Irene has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Irene to other names.
Irene Related Names
Variants of the name Irene include Eireann.
Irene has the diminutive (nickname) Renie.
- Irene ~ Saint, 5 hurricanes, 1 storm
- Irene Joliot Curie ~ Nobel Prize for Chemistry 1935
- Irene of Thessalonica ~ Saint
- Irene Sarantapechaina ~ Byzantine Empress Irene (797-802)
Irene Name Fun
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