Meaning, pronunciation and origin of the Irish boys name Odhran

How do you pronounce Irish name Odhran?

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What does the Irish name Odhran mean?

Odhran or Orin. From Orin meaning an otter. Seventeen saints have used the name and Odhran, abbot of Meath, was one of the 12 devotees who accompanied St. Columba to Iona. When he died soon after their arrival Columba saw Odhran’s soul ascending to heaven, following a battle between angels and devils. Another Odhran, was the charioteer of St. Patrick.

What is the Gender for the Irish name Odhran?

Boy | Male

Is Odhran a boy or girl name?

Odhran is traditionally given to a boy.

How do you spell Odhran in Irish?

It is spelled “Odhran”. It can also be spelled “Oran” and “Orin”.

How do you pronounce Irish name Odhran?

It is pronounced “o + ran”” or “o + rin”.

What is the English name for Odhran?

In English, a similar name to Odhran is Odran (pronounced “ode + ran”).

Is Odhran a popular name?

Odhran has grown in popularity in Ireland over the last 20 years. In 2021, it ranked #81 in Ireland for all newborn baby boys, it has previously ranked as high as #58 in 2016. Source: cso.ie