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What does Aonghas mean?

Aonghas Pronunciation of Aonghas [aong-has] as a boys' name is pronounced EEN-yis. It is of Celtic origin, and the meaning of Aonghas is "one choice". Modern Scottish Gaelic form and source of Angus.

Associated with: modern, scottish, gaelic.


Aonghas has 1 variant: Aonghus.

2 more different relations via Angus: Aengus and Anngus.

Creative forms:
(male) Aongar, Tonhas, ..

(female) Aongar, Aongla, ..

Middle name pairings:
Aonghas Ransom (A.R.), ..

How popular is Aonghas?

Aonghas is a rare first name for men. Aonghas is a unique last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its variant form and related boy names. The only popular related form of Aonghas (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000 is Angus (#1732 in recent rankings). Other forms, like Anngus, are uncommon. Adoption of this relation of Aonghas was widespread 135 years ago (adoption of 0.01%) and has become significantly lower since. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Adonias, Aeneas, Aenneas, Aineas, Aineias, Ainneas, Andras, Anstas, Ardghal, Douglas, Jonas, Pinchas, Pinhas and Yonas. These names tend to be more frequently used than Aonghas.

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