Name: Niamh

Origin and Meaning of the Name Niamh

  • Meaning:
    Radiance; brightness
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (neev)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Niamh)
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Miscellaneous Info for Niamh

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    In Irish mythology, Niamh is a goddess and one of the queens of Tír na nÓg, the land of eternal youth. She was the lover of the poet-hero Oisín.

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