Blathnaid

Blathnaid pronunciation, meaning and origin of the Irish girls name.

How do you pronounce the Irish girls name Blathnaid?

What does the Irish name Blathnaid mean?

Blath means “flower, blossom”. In legend, Blaithnaid, the reluctant wife of Curai Mac Daire, loved Cuchulainn (read the legend), her husband’s rival. She revealed the secret entrance to her husband’s fortress to him by milking her cow and letting the milk run down the hill into a stream. Cuchulainn followed the stream, raided the fortress and rescued Blathnaid.

What is the gender for the Irish name Blathnaid?

Girl | Female

Is Blathnaid a girls name?

Yes, Blathnaid is traditionally given to a girl.

How do you spell Blathnaid in Irish?

It is spelled “Blathnaid” or “Blanaid”.

How do you pronounce the Irish girls name Blathnaid?

It is pronounced “blaw + nid”.

What is Blathnaid in English?

Blathnaid is so unique there really isn’t an English translation.

Is Blathnaid a rare name?

Blathnaid has bounced around in popularity in Ireland. It peaked as high as #186 in 2006, however it has fallen to #430 for 2021. Source: cso.ie

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