Irene

Colors Related to this Name: Blue

Qualities Related to this Name: Romantic, Nurturing

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #645 in 2013 and #668 in 2014.

Famous People

Irene Cara (Movie Actress,Singer,TV Actress), Irene Ryan (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Irene Bedard (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Irene Dunne (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Irene Vernon (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Irene Miracle (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Irene Hervey (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Irene Tsu (Movie Actress,TV Actress)

Meaning

In English

Origin: French Irène, from Ancient Greek Εἰρήνη eirēnē "peace", name of a goddess of peace, of early Christian saints, and of an 8th-century Byzantine empress.

Meaning(s):

-(astronomy) Short for (w 14 Irene), a main belt asteroid.

-(Greek god) Eirene, the Greek goddess of peace, one of the Horae/Horæ; equivalent to the Roman goddess Pax.

-( female name -comes from the Ancient Greek language-), in regular use since the 19th century.

In Spanish

Origin: From Ancient Greek Εἰρήνη eirēnē "peace"

Meaning(s):

-( female name).

In German

Origin: From Ancient Greek Εἰρήνη eirēnē "peace"

Meaning(s):

-( female name).

In Dutch

Origin: From Ancient Greek Εἰρήνη eirēnē "peace"

Meaning(s):

-( female name).

In Swedish

Origin: From Ancient Greek Εἰρήνη eirēnē "peace"

Meaning(s):

-( female name).

In Danish

Origin: From Ancient Greek Εἰρήνη ‎(Eirḗnē, “peace”)

Meaning(s):

-( female name).

In Estonian

Origin: From Ancient Greek Εἰρήνη eirēnē "peace"

Meaning(s):

-( female name).

In Finnish

Origin: From Ancient Greek Εἰρήνη ‎(Eirḗnē, “peace”)

Meaning(s):

-( female name).

In Italian

Origin: From Ancient Greek Εἰρήνη eirēnē "peace"

Meaning(s):

-( female name).

In Norwegian

Origin: From Ancient Greek Εἰρήνη eirēnē "peace"

Meaning(s):

-( female name).

In Portuguese

Meaning(s):

-(Irene) (female)