The Most Popular Irish Names

In the list we have sorted Irish names by popularity, along with their genders and meanings. By clicking on the highlighted names you can see additional information about the name, including the name's origin, religion, similar names and also celebrities with the same name.

Boy Names

Ranking Name Gender Meaning
1 John Boy Yahweh is gracious
2 Michael Boy who is like God?
3 Patrick Boy Nobleman
4 Thomas Boy twin
5 James Boy he who supplants
6 David Boy beloved
7 Joseph Boy he will add
8 Paul Boy small
9 Sean Boy God is gracious
10 William Boy will helmet, protection
11 Martin Boy Servant Of Mars, God Of War
12 Peter Boy stone
13 Gerard Boy Brave Spearman
14 Brian Boy hill
15 Kevin Boy handsome beloved
16 Brendan Boy prince
17 Noel Boy Christmas
18 Liam Boy will helmet, protection
19 Anthony Boy -
20 Richard Boy brave ruler
21 Denis Boy -
22 Robert Boy bright fame
23 Frank Boy Free Or From France
24 Seamus Boy A supplant
25 Daniel Boy God is my judge
26 Stephen Boy crown, wreath
27 Edward Boy wealthy guard
28 Mark Boy Warlike
29 Donal Boy world mighty; brown-haired fighter
30 Alan Boy little rock
31 Tony Boy Priceless one
32 Timothy Boy honouring God
33 Andrew Boy manly, masculine
34 Declan Boy One who prays and full of goodness
35 Philip Boy friend of horses
36 Conor Boy hound-lover
37 Dermot Boy free man
38 Vincent Boy prevailing
39 Christopher Boy bearing Christ
40 Niall Boy champion
41 Kieran Boy black
42 Gerry Boy It means similar masculine form of Gerald
43 Bernard Boy strong, brave bear
44 Aidan Boy fire
45 Francis Boy frenchman; free man
46 Eamonn Boy wealthy protector
47 Raymond Boy protecting hands
48 Barry Boy fair-haired
49 George Boy Farmer
50 Colm Boy -
51 Derek Boy power of the tribe
52 Eugene Boy well-born, noble
53 Matthew Boy gift of Yahweh
54 Kenneth Boy fire born; good-looking
55 Eamon Boy wealthy protector
56 Desmond Boy from South Munster
57 Hugh Boy soul, mind, intellect
58 Padraig Boy patrician
59 Charles Boy free man
60 Oliver Boy olive tree
61 Shane Boy God is gracious
62 Ciaran Boy black
63 Ian Boy God is gracious
64 Paddy Boy Latin - Nobleman; Derives From Patrick
65 Micheal Boy who resembles God?
66 Damien Boy tame, subdue
67 Chris Boy Christ-Bearer
68 Gary Boy spear
69 Keith Boy woodland, forest
70 Christy Boy follower of Christ
71 Laurence Boy from Laurentum
72 Ronan Boy little seal
73 Adrian Boy from Hadria
74 Maurice Boy dark-skinned, Moorish
75 Eoin Boy God is gracious
76 Neil Boy champion
77 Colin Boy young creature
78 Nicholas Boy people of victory
79 Jeremiah Boy Yahweh will exalt
80 Owen Boy born of yew; youth
81 Eddie Boy -
82 Simon Boy he has heard
83 Henry Boy home ruler
84 Jean / Unisex God is gracious
85 Jerry Boy -
86 Darren Boy great
87 Terry Boy power of the tribe
88 Jack Boy God is gracious
89 Tommy Boy Twin
90 Gerald Boy spear ruler
91 Terence Boy From an ancient roman clan
92 Billy Boy will helmet or protection
93 Jimmy Boy he who supplants
94 Fergus Boy supreme man; highest choice
95 Jason Boy healer
96 Rory Boy red king
97 Cathal Boy battle rule
98 Larry Boy -
99 Jonathan Boy Yahweh has given
100 Harry Boy Army Ruler

Girl Names

Ranking Name Gender Meaning
1 Mary Girl sea of bitterness
2 Margaret Girl pearl
3 Ann Girl He (God) has favored me
4 Kathleen Girl pure
5 Anne Girl Gracious, Merciful
6 Catherine Girl pure
7 Elizabeth Girl my God is an oath
8 Patricia Girl Noble
9 Eileen Girl hazelnut
10 Marie Girl star of the sea
11 Bridget Girl exalted one
12 Helen Girl torch
13 Teresa Girl late summer
14 Sarah Girl lady, princess, noblewoman
15 Joan Girl God is gracious
16 Geraldine Girl spear ruler
17 Maureen Girl star of the sea
18 Caroline Girl free man
19 Deirdre Girl daughter
20 Susan Girl lily
21 Michelle Girl who resembles God
22 Bernadette Girl strong, brave bear
23 Fiona Girl fair or pale
24 Carmel Girl garden, orchard
25 Angela Girl messenger; messenger of God
26 Maria Girl star of the sea
27 Anna Girl He (God) has favored me
28 Karen Girl pure
29 Nora Girl honor
30 Sheila Girl blind
31 Claire Girl bright, famous
32 Sinead Girl God is gracious
33 Pauline Girl small
34 Sharon Girl a fertile plain
35 Siobhan Girl God is gracious
36 Lisa Girl God's promise
37 Breda Girl Bride; the female on her wedding day
38 Linda Girl flexible, soft, mild
39 Sandra Girl Defender Of The People
40 Josephine Girl Jehovah increases
41 Maura Girl star of the sea
42 Louise Girl famous warrior
43 Elaine Girl sun ray or shining light
44 Martina Girl dedicated to Mars
45 Frances Girl from France
46 Rose Girl rose
47 Niamh Girl bright
48 Lorraine Girl from Lorraine
49 Laura Girl Laurel
50 Jennifer Girl fair one
51 Rita Girl pearl
52 Barbara Girl Foreign; Strange
53 Christina Girl follower of Christ
54 Valerie Girl strong or healthy
55 Noreen Girl honor
56 Carol Girl Joyful song
57 Paula Girl small
58 Yvonne Girl Yew
59 Ellen Girl Light
60 Christine Girl follower of Christ
61 Bridie Girl exalted one
62 Marian Girl star of the sea and grace
63 Emma Girl whole
64 Enda Girl bird or bird like.
65 Theresa Girl late summer
66 Philomena Girl powerful love
67 Jane Girl God is gracious
68 Annie Girl He (God) has favored me
69 Nuala Girl white shoulder
70 Denise Girl follower of Dionysius
71 Nicola Girl people of victory
72 Una Girl one
73 Alice Girl noble, exalted
74 Ciara Girl black
75 Julie Girl youthful or Jove's child
76 Orla Girl golden queen
77 Gillian Girl youthful
78 Rachel Girl ewe
79 Amanda Girl fit to be loved, lovable
80 Mairead Girl pearl
81 Clare Girl bright, famous
82 Brigid Girl exalted one
83 Joanne Girl -
84 Aoife Girl beauty
85 Suzanne Girl Lily
86 Ruth Girl friend
87 Monica Girl solitary or to advise
88 Grainne Girl love
89 Evelyn Girl life
90 Annette Girl -
91 Veronica Girl true image
92 Aisling Girl dream, vision
93 Aine Girl brilliant; happiness
94 Colette Girl people of victory
95 Rosemary Girl dew of the sea
96 Brenda Girl sword
97 Jean / Unisex God is gracious
98 Olive Girl olive tree
99 Irene Girl peace
100 Kate Girl pure

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