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Ceallach (girl)

What does Ceallach mean?

Ceallach Pronunciation of Ceallach [ceal-lach] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Ceallach) is pronounced KELL-ach. It is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Ceallach is "bright-headed". See Kelly.

Associated with: irish, bright (light).


1 masculine form: Kelly.

Creative forms:
(female) Cealcia, Zolach, ..

(male) Cealham, Ceallum, ..

Middle name pairings:
Ceallach Ciara (C.C.), ..

How popular is Ceallach?

Ceallach is a rare first name for females and also a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with similar and related girl names. Kelly (#478 the previous year) is the only popular varying form of Ceallach (not ranked) listed in the Top 2000. This form of Ceallach was favored by parents during 1970-1979 (usage of 1.28%) and is now significantly less common (usage 0.03%, 97.4% less), with Kelly becoming less fashionable. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kelly in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kelly outside U.S.