Usage Irish Mythology
Other Forms FormsAoibhegréine, Aíbgréne, Aíb Gréne, Aebgreine
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Meaning & History
Derived from Irish aoibh "smile, pleasant expression" and grian "sun". This name belonged to the daughter of Deirdre and Naoise in Longas Mac nUislenn (The Exile of the Sons of Uisnech), a story of the Ulster Cycle of Irish mythology. She was thought to marry Rinn, king of the Otherworld.