Origin of the name Eileen

Anglicized form of Eibhlín. It is also sometimes considered an Irish form of Helen. It first became popular in the English-speaking world outside of Ireland near the end of the 19th century.

Name equivalents in different languages

cz: Aja, Alca, Alena, Alenka, Hela, Helena, Helenka
de: Alena, Elena, Helena, Helene, Ilka, Ilona, Jelena
en: Aileen, Alaina, Aline, Eileen, Elaine, Ella, Ellen
fr: Aline, Elana, Helena, Helene, Marilene
hu: Duci, Helen, Ili, Ilka, Ilona, Ilonka
it: Elena, Maddalena, Marilena
li: Alina, Elena, Helena, Ilona
pl: Alina, Halena, Halszka, Helena, Helenka, Ilona, Lena
ru: Alionka, Alionouchka, Alyona, Elena, Elene, Ielena, Ilona
sk: Alena, Helena, Jela, Jelena, Jelka, Lenka