Name: Niall

Origin and Meaning of the Name Niall

  • Meaning:
    Uncertain; possibly champion or cloud
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (NY al); (NEE al)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Niall)
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Miscellaneous Info for Niall

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  • Used in:
    English and Gaelic speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Could mean 'cloud', 'passionate' or 'champion'. a semi-legendary 4th-century Irish king, Niall of the Nine Hostages, was a famous and original bearer of the name.

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