What does Sinead mean?
Sinead /si-nead/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced sha-NADE. It is of Irish and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Sinead is "God is gracious".
Related girl name: Shanae.more]
How popular is Sinead?
Sinead is an unusual given name for women. Sinead is an equivalently uncommon surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Sinead for girls. Sinead reached its peak position of #23 in Ireland in the year 1998, but is not listed currently. (2013 Birth Statistics)
Prominent varying forms of Sinead rated in the Top 1000 are Jane (#322 last year), Janet, John, Shanae and Sina. Forms like Janean are uncommon. Usage of these girl names was at its peak during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.4463%) and has become much less since (usage 0.113%, ▼74.7%), with the versions Jane, Janet, John, Shanae and Sina falling out of fashion. Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Sinead and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)