Irish Boy & Girl Names

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Irish Names

Looking for a baby name worthy of the Irish? Irish names have a unique, enigmatic quality that appeals to many modern parents, owed, no doubt, to their ancient Gaelic and Celtic origins and the mystery that surrounds them. Our Irish name detail pages include gender and pronunciation, meaning, popularity info, notable namesakes and pop culture references about each name. Finding that perfect baby name is certainly easier than finding that four-leaf clover! Test your luck and maybe you’ll find a pot o’ gold at the end of our Irish baby names list.

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Name Gender Origin Meaning Rating
Maguire Boy Gaelic Son of Odhar; Sa...
Mainchín Boy Gaelic Little monk
Mainnín Boy Gaelic Little monk
Máire Girl Hebrew Uncertain, maybe...
Mairead Girl Greek Pearl
Máirín Girl Hebrew Uncertain, maybe...
Malachi Boy Hebrew My messenger
Malachy Boy Hebrew My messenger
Malise Girl Gaelic Servant of Jesus
Maloney Boy Gaelic Descendent of a ...
Malonie Boy N/A Spiritual
Mannix Boy Gaelic Little monk
Manus Boy Latin Great
Maolíosa Both Gaelic Servant of Jesus
Marmaduke Boy Gaelic Devotee of Maedoc
Maura Girl Latin Moor
Maureen Girl Hebrew Uncertain, maybe...
McCarrell Boy Gaelic Son of Carroll
McCarroll Boy Gaelic Son of Carroll
McCartney Boy Gaelic Son of Arthur
McCay Girl Gaelic Fire
McKay Boy Gaelic Fire
Meallán Boy Gaelic Pleasant
Mel Both English Uncertain, possi...
Mícheál Boy Hebrew Who is like God?
Moira Girl Hebrew Uncertain, maybe...
Mona Girl Gaelic Little noble one
Mór Both Latin Moor
Morgan Both Welsh Uncertain, perha...
Morna Girl Gaelic Beloved