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Fiachra

What does Fiachra mean?

Fiachra Pronunciation of Fiachra [fi-achra] as a boys' name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Fiachra is "hunter king". From fiach meaning "hunt" or "raven", and meaning "king". Name in Irish mythology of one of the children of Lir, who were turned into swans by their stepmother. Name of a seventh-century Irish saint and missionary who built a hospice in France and is patron of gardeners. He gave his name to an inn and the "fiacre", a type of horse-drawn cab.

Associated with: irish, king, raven, mythology, saint.

Variations

Fiachra has 1 variant: Fiacre.

Creative forms:
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(female)

Middle name pairings:
Fiachra Amias (F.A.), ..

How popular is Fiachra?

Fiachra is a rare given name for men. Fiachra is also a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Fiachra has not made it into the list so far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Fiachra name in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Fiachra is alike in pronunciation to Fakhri. Other recommended names are Fachtna, Fischer and Fitch. Like Fiachra, these names are not frequently used.

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