M Names – Irish baby names starting with M

View the meaning and learn how pronounce Irish baby names starting with M. Each M name has spoken audio so you can listen as names that start with M are read and get the correct pronunciation and meaning.

Maebh

Meaning of the Irish name Maebh. Listen and learn how to pronounce Maebh so you can get the correct pronunciation for this Irish girl name. MEANING: From an old Irish name Madb, “the cause of great joy” or “she who …

Maeve

Meaning of the name Maeve. Listen and learn how to pronounce Maeve so you can get the correct pronunciation for this girl name. MEANING: From an old Irish name Madb (or Medb), “the cause of great joy” or “she who …

Maire

Meaning of the Irish name Maire. Listen and learn how to pronounce Maire so you can get the correct pronunciation for this Irish girl name. MEANING: The name that was used in Ireland for Our Lady was Muire and interestingly, …

Mairead

Meaning of the Irish name Mairead. Listen and learn how to pronounce Mairead so you can get the correct pronunciation for this Irish girl name. MEANING: The Irish form of Margaret, it became popular around the fourteenth century. GENDER: Girl …

Maolisa

Meaning of the Irish name Maolisa. Listen and learn how to pronounce Maolisa so you can get the correct pronunciation for this Irish girl name. MEANING: maol + Iosa “follower of Jesus.” A name first used by clerics as early …

Margaret

Meaning of the name Margaret. Listen and learn how to pronounce Margaret so you can get the correct pronunciation for this girl name. MEANING: The Irish form of Margaret, it became popular around the fourteenth century. GENDER: Girl | Female …

Mary

Meaning of the name Mary. Listen and learn how to pronounce Mary so you can get the correct pronunciation for this girl name. MEANING: The name that was used in Ireland for Our Lady was Muire and interestingly, her name …

Meara

Meaning of the Irish name Meara. Listen and learn how to pronounce Meara so you can get the correct pronunciation for this Irish girl name. MEANING: The Irish word mara means “sea.” GENDER: Girl | Female IRISH NAME: Meara PRONUNCIATION: …

Melissa

Meaning of the name Melissa. Listen and learn how to pronounce Melissa so you can get the correct pronunciation for this girl name. MEANING: maol + Iosa “follower of Jesus.” A name first used by clerics as early as the …

Meryl

Meaning of the name Meryl. Listen and learn how to pronounce Meryl so you can get the correct pronunciation for this girl name. MEANING: muirgheal “bright as the sea.” The Irish form of the name Muriel. GENDER: Girl | Female …

Miren

Meaning of the name Miren. Listen and learn how to pronounce Miren so you can get the correct pronunciation for this girl name. MEANING: Means “sea white, sea fair.” The very appropriate name of the 6th century mermaid caught by …

Moirin

Meaning of the name Moirin. Listen and learn how to pronounce Moirin so you can get the correct pronunciation for this girl name. MEANING: Means “sea white, sea fair.” The very appropriate name of the 6th century mermaid caught by …

Mona

Meaning of the Irish name Mona. Listen and learn how to pronounce Mona so you can get the correct pronunciation for this Irish girl name. MEANING: Muadhnat “little noble one” is one possible source of the name. The Normans brought …

Malachi

Meaning of the Irish name Malachi. Listen and learn how to pronounce Malachi so you can get the correct pronunciation for this Irish boy name. MEANING: A name with two sources, St. Malachi (1095-1148 AD) was the Bishop of Armagh …

Morna

Meaning of the name Morna. Listen and learn how to pronounce Morna so you can get the correct pronunciation for this girl name. MEANING: muirne means “high-spirited, festive.” Muirne loved Conall who was from an opposing tribe. Her father, a …

Malachy

Meaning of the name Malachy. Listen and learn how to pronounce Malachy so you can get the correct pronunciation for this boy name. MEANING: A name with two sources, St. Malachi (1095-1148 AD) was the Bishop of Armagh who adopted …

Muireann

Meaning of the Irish name Muireann. Listen and learn how to pronounce Muireann so you can get the correct pronunciation for this Irish girl name. MEANING: Means “sea white, sea fair.” The very appropriate name of the 6th century mermaid …

Murtagh

Meaning of the Irish name Murtagh. Listen and learn how to pronounce Murtagh so you can get the correct pronunciation for this Irish boy name. MEANING: muir “”sea”” and ceardach “”skilled”” implying “”skilled in the ways of the sea.”” The name of three …

Muirgheal

Meaning of the Irish name Muirgheal. Listen and learn how to pronounce Muirgheal so you can get the correct pronunciation for this Irish girl name. MEANING: muirgheal “bright as the sea.” The Irish form of the name Muriel. GENDER: Girl …

Muirne

Meaning of the Irish name Muirne. Listen and learn how to pronounce Muirne so you can get the correct pronunciation for this Irish girl name. MEANING: muirne means “high-spirited, festive.” Muirne loved Conall who was from an opposing tribe. Her …

Muriel

Meaning of the name Muriel. Listen and learn how to pronounce Muriel so you can get the correct pronunciation for this girl name. MEANING: muirgheal “bright as the sea.” The Irish form of the name Muriel. GENDER: Girl | Female …

Myrna

Meaning of the name Myrna. Listen and learn how to pronounce Myrna so you can get the correct pronunciation for this girl name. MEANING: muirne means “high-spirited, festive.” Muirne loved Conall who was from an opposing tribe. Her father, a …