The meaning of Eirene is 'peace'. It is a name typically given to girls and is of Greek origin. The nane is derived from the Greek word 'eirnaios', translating to 'peace' or 'tranquility.' She is the personification of peace and the daughter of Poseidon, the god of the sea and storms. She belonged to the Horae, who were goddesses of the seasons. Eirene was the spring goddess. Her name was derived from the words 'eiar' or 'eiarinos', which are equivalents for the word for 'spring'. She is often portrayed with a cornucopia, a torch, and a scepter in her hands. A satellite belonging to the planet Jupiter was named after Eirene.