Eino

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Eino
Gender Male
Language(s) Finnish, Estonian
Name day 17 November
Origin
Region of origin Finland, Estonia
Other names
Related names Einar, Heinar
This article is about the Finnish given name. For the Japanese painter, see Kanō Einō.

Eino is a Finnish and Estonian masculine given name. The name is thought to be the Finnic form of the given name Henri.[1] Both Finnish and Estonian languages belong to the Finno-Ugric language group through their being Uralic languages.[2] Another possible origin of the name is the German Enewald (Aginwald).[citation needed]

People with the given name Eino include:

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Balodis, Pauls (August 2009). "Personal Names of Livonian Origin in Latvia: Past and Present" (PDF). In Wolfgang Ahrens; Sheila Embleton; André Lapierre (eds.). Proceedings of the 23rd International Congress of Onomastic Sciences. 23rd International Congress of Onomastic Sciences. Toronto, Canada: York University. pp. 105–116. ISBN 978-1-55014-521-2. Retrieved 23 April 2011. 
  2. ^ Language relationships are from other Wikipedia articles.