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Meaning of Ena

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The name Ena has the following meaning:

A passionate and fiery girl. Also has the meaning of "ardent" in Scottish. A variation of Eithne. Also an Irish form of Helen.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.


As a baby girl name, Ena is currently not a popular baby name in the USA.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Ena in the USA, over the past 100 years.
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The name Ena is pronounced as en-uh


Ena originates from the Gaelic language.

See other suggested Gaelic girl baby names.

Related names

The following names are baby names related to Ena and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Ena: Boys - Connor, Ian, Kendrick, Larkin, Girls - Mckayla, Shaylee, Both genders - Kennedy, Kevin


Popular Variants for the name Ena: Enah, Enat, Eny, Enya
The name Ena is itself a variant of Helen


We think the name Ena should fall under the following style category: Celtic.

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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Ena to be: A well-mannered and elegant woman

In one word, you might describe Ena as a(n) "well-mannered" person.

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Famous persons

The names of some famous persons by the name Ena (or its variants) are:

Ena Baga, born on 5 January, a famous musician. Ena Baga's background: A British pianist and theatre organist known for improvising accompaniments to silent films, both in the 1920s and during the revival of interest in silent films that began in the 1970s.

Ena Guevara, born on 7 February, a famous athlete. Ena Guevara's background: A retired female long-distance runner from Peru. She competed at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California and ended up in 35th place in the women's marathon.

Ena Begovi?, born on 16 June, a famous actress. Ena Begovi?'s background: A Croatian actress. She made her first screen appearance in Okupacija u 26 slika, a controversial 1976 film by Lordan Zafranovi?.
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