Erin (Given name)
Erin is a name for girls. The name is a form of Eireann and originates from Irish. On our website 22 people with the name Erin rated their name with 4 stars(out of 5). So they seem very satisfied! Abroad this is a perfectly fine name. Erin is in the top1000 of most popular names on facebook on position 166. Nicknames for Erin are Eri, Ern and Er-Bear.
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Meaning of Erin
The meaning of Erin is: "An ancient and poetic name for Ireland. Famous bearer: Erin from the American television series 'The Waltons'.".
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Suitable names for a brother of Erin are: Erik, Eden, Emilio, Evan, Christof. Suitable names for a sister of Erin are: Megan, Mary, Zoe, Jenna, Kristen. View more suitable names
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Erin♂ 71 years old 10-09-2013
Commonly thought as a feminine name. Cannot count the times I've been either automatically selected by a computer as a woman, or more commonly, when talked to over the phone, Always asked for the "woman" of the house, Erin. Victoria's Secret is still waiting for my first order after a decade of sending me catalogs.
Erin♀ 29 years old 15-11-2013
I love my name but it strikes me as strange how often someone mispronounces or totally gets my name wrong. I've been called Lauren, Ann, Karen, the list goes on and on. But I love my name. . . I've thought about changing it to use the Gaelic spelling.
Erin♀ 20 years old 16-12-2013
i really like my name but except for a stupid baby name given by my parents 'erin berin' which makes no sense means i can't have a nickname :( also for some reason people spell it E-R-A-N and pronounces it that way. It is only 4 LETTERS FOR CHRIST SAKES
anyway thanks for the name lol
Erin♀ 26 years old 17-12-2013
I love my name! I have a very Irish heritage, so it has a deep meaning with my family.
Erin♀ 18 years old 14-02-2014
People pronounce my name wrong a lot. They spell it wrong, ERAN and AIRIN and AIRAN, I mean, how hard is it? They pronounce it ERR-IN, ERR-EEN, AIR-EEN and tons others. I mean, four letters!!
Erin♀ 20 years old 27-11-2017
It means peace and Ireland.
Erin♀ 35 years old 16-10-2019
in South Korea, this name is rare however people can accept it well. I also use Chinese characters for my name (which is widely common in East Asia) as 愛麟 which mean is 'Dragon of Love'.