EITHNE
GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Irish, Scottish
PRONOUNCED: ETH-na, ET-na, EN-ya, EN-a   [key]
Meaning & History
Means "kernel" in Gaelic. This was the name of a 5th-century Irish saint, sister of Saint Fidelma and follower of Saint Patrick.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Edna, Ena, Enya, Ethna, Etna, Aithne, Ethne (Irish), Edna (Scottish)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Edna (English)
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