Old Irish Poems
Irish Boys Names Irish Girls Names
# Name Gaelic Origin # Name Gaelic Origin
1 Conor Concobhar Hound Lover 1 Chloe
2 Sean Seán God has favored 2 Aoife Aoife Eve
3 Jack Seán God has favored 3 Sarah Sorcha princess
4 James Séamus Derived from Jacob 4 Ciara Saint Ciara
5 Adam Adhamh Red earth, man 5 Niamh bright
6 Michael Micheál Archangel 6 Emma universal
7 David Dáivi loved one 7 Richael Ráichéal Hebrew; 'ewe'
8 Aaron Áron High mountain 8 Rebecca Hebrew
9 Daniel Dainial God is my judge 9 Lauren
10 Dylan 10 Megan Welsh; strong
11 Shane Seán Popularized by Shane of'Neill, Ulster Chieftain, 1567 11 Amy
12 Cain Cain Ancient 12 Laura Latin; laurel
13 Ryan Ryan Little king 13 Katie Cataroine Greek; Catherine
14 Like Lúcás Greek; 'of Luciana' 14 Emily Eimile Feminine
15 John Seán God has favored 15 Shauna Sháuna Feminine from of Sean
16 Eoin Seán, Lain Irish from of John 16 Nicole Feminine from; Nicholas
17 Mark Marcas Mars god of war 17 Roisin Róisín Gaelic; Rose
18 Patrick Pádraig National name of Ireland 18 Sophie Greek; wisdom
19 Thomas Tomás Aramaic; 'twin' 19 Kate Catraoine Greek; Catherine
20 Jordan Irish surname 20 Shannon the longest river in Ireland
21 Liam Liam Gaelic from of William 21 Hannah Greek; he as favored me
22 Jamie Irish surname 22 Caoimhe Gentle, graceful, beauty
23 Stephen Stiofán, Steafán Greek; 'crown' 23 Jessica
24 Matthew Matha, Maitiú Hebrew; 'God's present' 24 Ellen
25 Oisin Óisín Gaelic; deer a legendary figure 25 Aisling Dream, vision
26 Nathan 26 Sinead Sinéad Gaelic for Jane
27 Robert Roibeárd fame bright 27 Leah
28 Andrew Aindrias Greek; 'manly' 28 Anna Greek; he as favored me
29 Darragh Oak 29 Tara Teamhair the seat of the High Kings
30 Ciaran Saint Ciaran 30 Grace Gráinne Gaelic; grain goddess
31 Joseph Iosaf God added 31 Saoirse Gaelic; freedom
32 Dean 32 Aine Áine Gaelic; joy, praise
33 Kevin Caoimhin comely birth 33 Jennifer Corinsh; white wave
34 Evan 34 Jade
35 Jason Iasan healer 35 Eimear Eimhear legendary Gaelic hero
36 Brian hill 36 Orla Orfhlaith Gaelic; golden lady
37 Niall Néall cloud 37 Mary Máire Latin; Maria
38 Ben Beircheart Hebrew; 'southerner' 38 Clodagh a country river
39 Paul Pól Latin; 'little' 39 Claire Clar Latin; bright
40 Christopher Críostóir Christ bearing 40 Caitlin Caitlín Gaelic for Catherine
41 Eoghan well born 41 Michelle French, feminine for Michael
42 Cathal battle mighty 42 Olivia Oilbhe Olive
43 Ross Ros promontory 43 Lucy Feminine from of Lucius
44 Joshua 44 Courtney
45 Ronan Rónán little seal 45 Louise Labhaoise Feminine for Louis
46 Lee 46 Holly
47 Darren little great one 47 Lisa Elizabeth
48 Peter Peadar rock 48 Danielle Feminine from of Daniel
49 Craig rock 49 Grainne Gráinne Gaelic; grain goddess
50 William Liam will helmet 50 Kelly Ceallach Gaelic; strife
51 Jake 51 Catherine Greek
52 Anthony Antaine 52 Leanne
53 Alan Ailín noble 53 Ruth Rút Biblical name
54 Colm Coilm dove 54 Chelsea
55 Cormac raven 55 Kayleigh Ceilí Gaelic; party
56 Samuel Sorley name of God 56 Fiona Fíona Gaelic; fionn
57 Alex Alastar Alexander 57 Elizabeth Eilís Hebrew; my God is satisfaction
58 Gavin 58 Alison Allsún Alice
59 Killian Cillian strife 59 Michaela Feminine for Michael
60 Kyle 60 Ava Latin
61 Cillian strife 61 Eva Aoife Latin; Eve
62 Padraig Padraig national name of Ireland 62 Robyn
63 Richard Risteard ruler hard 63 Emer Eimhear Gaelic hero
64 Ian Ion John 64 Molly Maili Form of Mary
65 Martin Máirtín Mars god of war 65 Maeve Meadbh Gaelic; intoxicating one
66 Rory Ruairí, Ruaraidh red 66 Andrea Feminine; Andrew
67 Brandon Breandan prince 67 Zoe
68 Alexander Alastar 68 Aimee
69 Aidan Aodhan little fire 69 Jane Sinead Feminine; Jogn
70 Harry 70 Lauryn
71 Karl Germanic; Charles 71 Maria Maire Hebrew; Mariam
72 Gary A form of Gerald 72 Natasha Russian; christmas
73 Kieran Ciaran little dark one 73 Rachael Ráichéal Hebrew
74 Keith 74 Nicola Fiminine; Nicholas
75 Benjamin Beircheart southerner 75 Sorcha Sive Hebrew; princess
76 Ethan 76 Ella
77 Leon 77 Siobhan Siobhán Gaelic for Joan, Judith, Julia
78 Philip Pilip lover of heroes 78 Stephanie Feminine; Stephen
79 Callum 79 Abbie Abaigeal father rejoiced
80 Colin Coileán cub, surname Collins 80 Alannah Aleanbh Gaelic; 'a leanbh' or 'o child'
81 Edward Eamonn rich guard 81 Erin Gaelic; Ireland
82 Gerard Gearárd spear hard 82 Katelyn Caitlin Catherine
83 Scott 83 Victoria Victeoiria Latin; victory
84 Brendan Breandan prince 84 Gemma Italian; gem
85 Owen Eoghan well born 85 Melissa Greek; bee
86 Dillon 86 Eve Eabhla Hebrew; lively
87 Jonathan Lonatan God's gift 87 Allana Aleanbh Gaelic; o child
88 Sam Sorley name of God 88 Alice Ailís Germanic; noble sort
89 Barry Barra spearlike 89 Karen Danish for Catherine
90 Eric 90 Clara
91 Shaun Sean John 91 Alexandra Feminine; Alexander
92 Daragh 92 Isobel Isibéal French from of Elizabeth
93 Donal Donal world mighty 93 Abigail Abaigeal father rejoiced
94 Diarmuid Diarmuid envy free 94 Aishling Dream, vision
95 Lorcan Lorcan little fierce one 95 Lorna From the novel Lorna Doone
96 Tadhg poet 96 Georgia Feminine; George
97 Cameron 97 Jodie
98 Fionn fair 98 Margaret Mairéad Greek; pearl
99 Neil Néall cloud 99 Kathleen Caitlin Caelic for Catherine
100 Reece 100 Alanna Aleanbh O child

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