Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. /ˈaː.nʲə/(Irish)  [key·simplify]

Meaning & History

Means "radiance, brilliance" in Irish. This was the name of a goddess of love and fertility in Irish legend, thought to dwell at the hill of Cnoc Áine in Limerick. It has sometimes been Anglicized as Anne.

Related Names

User SubmissionsAìne, Aine, Ainė


People think this name is

classic   natural   wholesome   refined   strange   serious  


Sources & References

  1. O'Brien, Kathleen M. Index of Names in Irish Annals, available from
Entry updated January 21, 2022