Irenaeus
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Given Name IRENAEUS
GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Ειρηναιος (Ancient Greek)
Meaning & History
Latinized form of the Greek name Ειρηναιος (Eirenaios) which meant "peaceful". Saint Irenaeus was an early bishop of Lyons for whom the Greek island of Santorini is named.
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VARIANTS: Eirenaios, Ireneus
OTHER LANGUAGES: Irénée (French), Ireneusz (Polish), Irinei, Iriney (Russian)