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Gender: Female Meaning of Enya: "fire" Origin of Enya: Irish

The name Enya is a girl's name of Irish origin meaning "fire". Enya and is often added to lists like Musician Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Spelling Bee Name Game".

From the experts:

This phonetic Anglicization of the Irish name Eithne was made familiar by the single-named Irish singer and composer. St. Eithne was the daughter of a king and an early Irish convert to Christianity.

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Famous People Named Enya

Enya Patricia Brennan (born Eithne Pádraigín Ní Bhraonáin), Irish singer-songwriter
Enya Barrett (b. 2011), daughter of singer Edele Lynch of B*Witched and Michael Barrett
Enya Umanzor, or enjajaja, ex-viner and now youtuber

Pop Culture References for the name Enya

Enya Geil, character in manga "Stardust Crusaders"

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