Unique Irish Names You’ve Never Heard – February 18, 2021

I saw this today on FamilySearch – Unique Irish Names You’ve Never Heard https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/irish-names-boys-girls-surnames/. A lot more information in the article. I included the topics below.

February 18, 2021  – by  Katy Little


Do you have ancestors from Ireland? If so, the Irish language, and therefore Irish names, may be a part of your heritage.

Irish names vary from the exotic to the surprisingly commonplace. Many names that originated in Ireland have also become a part of the cultures that Irish immigrants have joined. Names common in many English-speaking countries can be traced to Ireland; some even alternative or traditional spellings. Even if you aren’t Irish, you may find Irish first names in your own family tree.

Irish Girl Names


Irish Boy Names


Irish Surnames


Irish Name Pronunciation 


Irish Names in Your Family



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