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Irene Name Meaning

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Irene

   

Meaning of Irene

Peace

Irene Name Origin

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Irene name origin
Irene was the name of the Greek goddess peace. It was borne from several early Christian saints. The name was common in the Byzantine Empire. She was the first woman to lead the Empire. She originally served as regent for her son but later had him killed
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Irene was the Greek goddess of peace and the ruler of spring. Eirênê (the Greek spelling) was one of three goddesses that guarded the gates of heaven: the others were her sisters Eunomia and Dike, respectively the goddesses of Order and Justice. The name was common in the Byzantine Empire, notably being borne by an 8th-century empress, who was the first woman to lead the Empire. She originally served as regent for her son, but later had him killed and ruled alone. In Greek mathology godess of Peace Greek goddess of peace. Saint Irene (fourth century) was one of the three sisters martyred for their faith in Macedonia.  Mythology: Greek goddess of peace. Saint Irene (fourthcentury) was one of the three sisters martyred for their faith in Macedonia. Irene was the name of the Greek goddess peace. It was borne from several early Christian saints. The name was common in the Byzantine Empire. She was the first woman to lead the Empire. She originally served as regent for her son but later had him killed
Irene Name also appears in following Origin(s): Scandinavian
Irene also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Greek, Spanish, Australian, Chinese
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Irene Pereira
was an American abstract artist, known for her work in the Geometric abstraction, Abstract expressionist, and Lyrical Abstraction genres and her use of the principles of the Bauhaus school.Pereira was forced to begin work in her teens as a secretary to support her family after her father's death. In 1927, she enrolled in night art classes at the Art Students League in New York City. Among her instructors at the Art Students League were Jan Matulka and Richard Lahey. In 1931, she traveled to Europe and North Africa to further her painting studies and she studied with Amédée Ozenfant in Paris. In the mid-1930s she studied with Hans Hofmann, and among her friends and colleagues were Burgoyne Diller, Dorothy Dehner, David Smith, Hilla Rebay, Arshile Gorky, John D. Graham, and Frederick Kiesler. In 1935, Pereira became one of the founders and first instructors at the Design Laboratory, a school patterned after the Bauhaus school.
 
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