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Kieran meaning and name origin

Kieran \ki(e)-ran\ as a boy's name is pronounced KEER-en. It is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Kieran is "black". Name of a saint (sixth century) who was admired for his generosity. Actor Kieran Culkin.

Kieran has 11 variant forms: Ciaran, Keiran, Keiron, Kernan, Kieren, Kiernan, Kieron, Kierren, Kierrin, Kierron and Kiran.

Baby names that sound like Kieran are Kern, Kirwan and Kyran.

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Popularity of Kieran

Kieran is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (1990 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of the name Kieran for boys (2012 statistics). Compare Kieran with its variant forms and related boy baby names.

Top 1000 ranking of Kieran name in U.S.
Top 100 ranking of Kieran outside U.S.

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