Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. ie-O-nə(English)
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Meaning & History

From the name of the island off Scotland where Saint Columba founded a monastery. The name of the island is Old Norse in origin, and apparently derives simply from ey meaning "island".

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Entry updated January 22, 2019