Other Origin(s):British, Irish
Meaning:Home of the King; Home ruler; Deer keeper
Hines is a masculine name with German, Irish, and English origins that has a variety of meanings to inspire your bundle of joy. A variant spelling of Heinz, this name acts as an adorable nickname for the German name Heinrich, meaning home of the Kings” or “home ruler.” It makes for a sweet reminder for your little one to treat their home like a safe space and castle. Hines may also come from the Irish surname Ó hEidhin and the Old Irish word eidhean, meaning “ivy.” This climbing evergreen plant can symbolize many things for your bundle of joy, from resilience to connection to the Earth. If you want baby to appreciate the world’s fauna along with the flora, Hines’s other meaning of “deer keeper” is sure to do the trick. As your little one connects more with the natural world and builds their leadership skills, the name Hines will act as a permanent reminder.
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