Meaning, pronunciation and origin of the Irish girls name Aoife


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What does the Irish name Aoife mean?

Beautiful, radiant, joyful.” Known as the greatest woman warrior in the world, Aoife was the mother of Cuchulainn’s (read the legend) only son, Connlach. Aoife Dearg (“Red Aoife”) was a daughter of a king of Connacht who had her marriage arranged by St. Patrick himself. In 2003 Aoife was the third most popular Irish girls name for babies in Ireland

What is the Gender for the Irish name Aoife?

Girl | Female

Is Aoife a girls name?

Yes, Aoife is traditionally given to a female.

How do you spell Aoife in Irish?

It is spelled as “Aoife”

How do you pronounce Irish name Aoife?

It is pronounced “ee + fa”

What is Aoife in English?

Eva, Ava

Is Aoife a rare name?

No, it is actually a common name. In 2021, Aoife ranked #32 in Ireland for all baby girls names. Source: