Other Origin(s):Greek
Irenaeus is a masculine name with Greek and Latin connections and an ancient, old-school aesthetic for baby to enjoy. A variant of Irene, this name comes from the Greek word eirḗnē, it translates to “peace,” and can remind your little one to stay calm and collected in even the most chaotic situations. As baby makes your home into their safe space and explores other peaceful parts of nature, the name Irenaeus will always help them keep a tranquil spirit. This name came can also connect baby to Irenaeus of Smyrna, who is recognized as a saint in the Catholic and Eastern Orthodox churches. If you’re looking for a name to help baby connect to your faith, Irenaeus can do the job.
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