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Eilis - Meaning of Eilis

What does Eilis mean?

Meaning of the name EilisIsabellaElizabethLillianEllieBellaLillyIsabelEliseElizaIzabellaElsieElleElisaElsaLilianElyseElisabethLisaLizbethLibbyBettyLizetteIsobelLizaElyssa

[ 2 syll. ei-lis, eil-is ] The baby girl name Eilis is pronounced -AY-Liy-SH †. Eilis is of Hebrew origin, and it is used mainly in Gaelic and Irish. Eilis is a variant of Elizabeth (English, Greek, and Hebrew).

See also the related categories, irish and gaelic.

Eilis is seldom used as a baby name for girls. It is not listed within the top 1000 names. Out of the group of girl names directly related to Eilis, Elizabeth was the most regularly used in 2016.

Baby names that sound like Eilis include Eilish (Irish), Ealish (Gaelic), Aalish (Gaelic), Aaltje (Dutch, Frisian, and German), Ajla (Slavic), Alaxis, Alcee (English), Alcie (English), Aleks (Russian), Ales (Czech), Alex (English), Alexes, Alice (Czech, English, French, Italian, German, Portuguese, and Scandinavian), Alique, Alis (Armenian, English, and Welsh), Alishay, Alisse, Alisz (Hungarian), Alix (English, Greek, and French), and Aliz (Greek and Hungarian).

† English pronunciation for Eilis: AY as in "side (S.AY.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; SH as in "she (SH.IY)"


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