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Tiernan (girl)

What does Tiernan mean?

Tiernan Pronunciation of Tiernan [tier-nan] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Tiernan) means "lord". Tiernan is an alternate form of Tierney (Irish, Gaelic): unusual surname.

Variations

1 relation via Tierney: Tiernie.

Creative forms:
(female) Tierna, Trynan, ..

(male) Tierman, Tierson, ..

Middle name pairings:
Tiernan Meredith (T.M.), ..

How popular is Tiernan?

Tiernan is an uncommonly occurring first name for women but a very prominent surname for all people (#11981 out of 150436, Top 8%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Tierney is the only prominent varying form of Tiernan (not ranked). This form of Tiernan was at the height of its popularity 2 decades ago (#1062). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

Top 100 baby names ranking of Tiernan and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Aeran, Brennan, Cerian, Ciaran, Derran, Eirian, Ferran, Kerran, Miran, Mirian, Niran, Perran, Sheran, Shervan, Taran, Teana, Teena, Teina, Tena, Teona, Tera, Terah, Terea, Terena, Teriana, Teriann, Terin, Terina, Terra, Terrah, Terrin, Terryn, Tersa, Teryn, Teryna (see Terena), Terza, Teyna, Therena, Therma, Thersa, Tiahna, Tiana, Tianna, Tiara, Tiarah, Tiarra, Tiauna, Tiberia, Tiera, Tierra, Tierre, Tierrea (see Tierra), Tierria, Tiersa, Tierza, Tiesha, Tina, Tinah, Tiona, Tionna, Tirian, Tirien, Tirion, Tirrien, Tirruan, Tiryan, Tiryon, Tirza, Tirzah, Tivian, Tivyan, Treena, Treina and Trena. These names tend to be more commonly used than Tiernan.

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