Origin:Irish
Popularity:12503
Meaning:kernel
Eithne as a girl's name is of Irish and Gaelic origin meaning "kernel". The source is a term of praise in bardic poetry. The name has been anglicized as Edna, Ena, Etna, Ethna and Ethenia.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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