An earthy little girls' name meaning 'Ireland'. According to Irish folklore, the name comes from the goddess Ériu and was originally given to Ireland by the ancient Irish folk. It's a poetic name that was only quite recently taken as a little girls' name, probably because no saints, queens, or literary figures had ever been called Erin, to set the trend!
Rank in the year 2015
Erin was ranked #685 in the most popular American names of 2015.
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