Aino - Meaning of Aino
[ 2 syll. ai-no, ain-o ] The baby girl name Aino is pronounced as -AY-Now †. Aino's origin, as well as its use, is in the Finnish language. It is derived literally from the word 'aino' meaning only one. Aino is the name of Joukahainen's sister in the Finnish epic poem, the Kalevala; she drowned herself to avoid marrying Väinämöinen. The name Aina (Finnish and Scandinavian) is a variation of Aino. See also the related form, Ayn (Russian).
Aino is not frequently used as a baby girl name. It is not listed in the top 1000.
† English pronunciation for Aino: AY as in "side (S.AY.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)"
A famous person named Aino is Aino Kallas, Author, born August 2, 1878 - November 9, 1956, Viborg, Finland.