Irish and Scottish, meaning unknown

Mirin Origin and Meaning

The name Mirin is a boy's name of Gaelic, Scottish, Irish origin.

The 6th century Irish saint Mirin emigrated to Scotland and now is the patron saint of both the Glasgow suburb of Paisley and the game of football. Mirren is one modern spelling; the Cornish Merryn, best known as the name of the seacoast town St. Merryn, is also related. The name is usually used for girls.

Mirin in Pop Culture

  • Mirin is a sweetalcoholic sauce used in Japanese cuisine.