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in the U.S.
since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Eoin

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  • According to a user from Sweden, the name Eoin is of Celtic origin and means "Prince".

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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Eoin

Eoin Macken is an actor, model, and author. His most notable accomplishments were from 2003 to present. Eoin was given the name Eoin Christopher Macken on February 21st, 1983 in Dublin.


Eoin Morgan is a cricketer. Eoin was born on September 10th, 1986 in Dublin.


Eoin Colfer is a children's fantasy, science fiction, adventure novels, children's literature, and adventure fiction writer. He has had major accomplishments since 1998. Eoin was born on May 14th, 1965 in Wexford, Ireland.


Eoin Doyle is a soccer player for the Preston North End F.C., Shelbourne F.C., Cherry Orchard F.C., Crumlin United F.C. (Northern Ireland), Shamrock Rovers F.C., Sligo Rovers F.C., Hibernian F.C., Chesterfield F.C., and Cardiff City F.C. Eoin was born on March 12th, 1988 in Dublin, Republic of Ireland.


Eoin O'Duffy was a Commissioner of the Garda Síochána, Teachta Dála, and Commissioner of theGarda Síochána. Eoin was born on October 20th, 1892 in Lough Egish, Monaghan, Ireland. He passed away on November 30th, 1944.


Eoin MacNeill was a Ceann Comhairle of Dáil Éireann, Member of the, Minister for Education, Ceann ComhairleofDáil Éireann, Minister for Industries, Minister for Finance, Teachta Dála, House of Commons of Northern Ireland, Skills, and Minister for Finance (Ireland). Eoin was born on May 15th, 1867 in Glenarm, County Antrim, Ireland. He passed away on October 15th, 1945.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Eoin

Seán Mac Eoin is a military person.


Tomás Mac Eoin is a sean-nós song farmer, writer, and composer. Tomás was born Tomás Mac Eoin in 1937 in Carraroe.


Gearoid Mac Eoin is a lecturer, professor of old, middle irish, and celtic philology. He was most active from 1957 to 1959. Gearoid was born on January 25th, 1929.


He passed away in 1127.


How popular is the baby name Eoin in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1971 5 0 5
1974 6 0 6
1979 5 0 5
1980 6 0 6
1981 7 0 7
1983 6 0 6
1984 6 0 6
1985 5 0 5
1987 6 0 6
1988 7 0 7
1989 11 0 11
1990 16 0 16
1991 8 0 8
1992 11 0 11
1993 19 0 19
1994 14 0 14
1995 21 0 21
1996 19 0 19
1997 28 0 28
1998 25 0 25
1999 42 0 42
2000 38 0 38
2001 55 0 55
2002 45 0 45
2003 63 0 63
2004 43 0 43
2005 47 0 47
2006 52 0 52
2007 56 0 56
2008 55 0 55
2009 47 0 47
2010 40 0 40
2011 52 0 52
2012 44 0 44
2013 51 0 51
2014 54 0 54
2015 57 0 57
2016 55 0 55
2017 43 0 43
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Eoin as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Eoin

  • How Popular is the name Eoin? Eoin is the 9,531st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Eoin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,170 babies born with the first name Eoin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Eoin to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Eoin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Eoin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Eoin is Wednesday, September 12th, 1906.
  • What year had the most people named Eoin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Eoin was in 2003 with a total of 63 babies.
  • Random Eoin Factoid: According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Eoin is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2011.
  • Weird things about the name Eoin: Your name in reverse order is Nioe. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Inoe. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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