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Gender: F Pronunciation: eye-lish Meaning of Eilish: "pledged to God" Origin of Eilish: Anglicized variation of Eilis, Irish form of Hebrew Elizabeth

This spelling makes the pronunciation -- rhymes with Irish -- more evident to English speakers. The Eilis form was popular in medieval times, and is still heard in modern Ireland -- and around the world as the name of the heroine in the movie Brooklyn;

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Famous People Named Eilish

Eilish McColgan, Scottish Olympic middle-distance runner
Billie Eilish, American singer/songwriter

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