Welcome to Baby Names of Ireland.com
Irish Baby Names – Information, meanings and Irish / Gaelic names pronunciation.
Unusual, unique, and even exotic sounding Irish baby names are becoming hugely popular but how do you pronounce these unfamiliar syllables, what do these Irish names mean and what are their English name language equivalents? We have a definitive list of Irish baby names for boys and girls so you can research the meaning and learn how to pronounce names in Irish correctly and hear the Gaelic name as well.
Irish Names and Meanings
Start your journey by visiting our Irish boy names or Irish girl names pages. We have divided the pages up by letter so that you can easily find your names in Irish, Irish name pronunciation, meaning and name origin.
Irish Legends and Folklore
We’ve asked the 10-year-olds of Coolderry National School in County Offaly, Ireland to share their versions of the legendary sources of a lot of these Irish baby names, complete with artwork. Notice how the names of the students reflect the tremendous growth of Gaelic names and Irish names in Ireland from 27 different ones in 1901 to over 180!.
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The Central Statistics Office of Ireland has a wonderful visualization tool that is interactive for finding a name. Be sure to check it out: Central Statistics visualization baby name tool..