Irish Names for girls

Names of Irish origin, for irish, ireland for females. Here is the list of Irish names for boys. These girl names reached the top of their popularity in 1996 (usage of 0.1964%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.1391%, down 29.2%), with names such as Breanna, Kaitlin, Kiana, Shannon and Shayla becoming somewhat dated. The trendier birth names in this compilation are Alice (#97), Lana (#351), Maeve (#482), Quinn (#126) and Sloane (#370), and there is a rebound in birth name usage for Alice and Lana.


Aibhlin - Anna

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Aibhlin 1 .. .. Eibhlin, and the Irish Gaelic form .. Rare. Aibhlin, Aibhilin (cf. Joslin, Nolin) use the familiar androgynous -lin suffix. [Aibhilin]

Aidan 2 .. .. was a seventh century Irish monk. Not that prominent as a girls' name. [Adan, .. 5 more]

Ailbhe 3 .. "White." Uncommon. Ailbhe, Oilbhe, like Olathe, Blythe, end with the familiar feminine-sounding -he. From albho .. [Ailbe, Alvy, Elva, Elvy, .. 4 more]

Ailish 4 Irish Gaelic form of Alice. Not Top 1000 name. See also Ailse.

Aislinn 5 .. "Dream, vision." Listed in Top 1000. .. part of the Irish revival in .. [Aishling, Aislin, Aislynn, .. 5 more]

Alannah 6 .. .. by the Anglo Irish term of .. Popular. Alannah, like Susannah, Joehannah, uses the familiar feminine -nnah ending. See also Alonna.

Alice 7 .. .. form of the Irish Gaelic name .. Alice, Alidee, etc. became less popular last year, falling on average -1 position as baby names. [Adelice, Adelisa, Allis, Alecia, Aleece, Aleethia, Alica, Alicea, Alie, Alikah, .. 92 more]

Alva 8 .. "White." Uncommon. Alva (cf. Nova, Akeeva) uses the favored feminine -va suffix. .. Ailbhe, derived from Old Irish albho .. [Alba, Albina, Albine, Albinia, .. 3 more]

Angela 9 .. .. Aingeal is the Irish Gaelic version .. Angel (upper 10%), Angela (1%), Angelica (9%), Angelina (10%) and Angie (8%) are recognizable as women's names. [Aingeal, Andjelija, Andjelka, Angel, Angelene, Angeli, Angelika, Angell, Angellina, Angil, .. 37 more]

Anna 10 .. .. version of the Irish Gaelic Aine .. Anna (top 16%), Ana (54%), Ann (23%), like Annal (top 88%), Annas (18%), are popular An- prefix last names. [Ana, Ania, Annah, Annamarie, Annemarie, Annet, Annmarie, Hania, .. 11 more]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Irish names: Alannah, Alice, Alva, Angela, Anna


Quick Index

Summary of Irish names (and variants) for girls.

Aibhlin - Anna
Aibhlin [1], Aidan [6], Ailbhe [8], Ailish, Aislinn [8], Alannah, Alice [102], Alva [7], Angela [47], Anna [19]

Aoibheann - Brennan
Aoibheann [2], Aoife [1], Ardis [4], Arin [1], Arlene [29], Ashlynn [11], Barrie [2], Bedelia [3], Beibhinn [1], Biddy [2], Birgit [10], Blaine [2], Blathnat, Brady [3], Breanna [28], Breck, Breda [2], Bree [2], Brenda [14], Brennan

Brianda - Caroline
Brianda [1], Brianna [44], Bride [2], Bridget [72], Brina [6], Brionna [5], Brodie, Brogan [2], Bronte, Bronach, Cadhla [2], Caitlin [53], Caitrin, Calla, Callan [3], Caoilainn [9], Caoimhe [4], Cara [26], Carabelle [3], Caroline [104]

Carrie - Deirdre
Carrie [9], Casey [57], Cassidy [23], Catriona [13], Cavanaugh [3], Cayla [22], Ceallach, Ceilidh [1], Christy [24], Ciana [2], Ciara [22], Cliona [3], Clodagh, Cody [9], Columba [5], Corin [11], Cushla, Dacey [8], Darcie [17], Deirdre [17]

Delaney - Enda
Delaney [11], Delma [3], Derry, Dervla [2], Devany [5], Devin [5], Doreen [5], Duana [7], Dympna [1], Ealga, Edana [2], Edna [9], Eibhlin [2], Eileen [28], Eithne [11], Elva [5], Elvis, Emer [3], Enat [1], Enda [1]

Enya - Isolde
Enya [2], Erin [25], Esther [19], Etain [2], Evelyn [26], Evlin, Faline [4], Fallon [4], Fenella [2], Fidelma [1], Fionnula [9], Flana [4], Gael [1], Gail [18], Glenna [13], Grainne [2], Hibernia, Imogen [7], Ina [2], Isolde [16]

Ita - Lacey
Ita, Jill [17], Kacie [11], Kaitlin [14], Katelyn [9], Kathleen [26], Kayla [25], Keely [16], Keena [2], Kelly [11], Kenna [4], Kennedy [2], Kerrin [3], Kerry [17], Kevina [6], Kiana [17], Kiara [4], Kiley [2], Kylie [15], Lacey [13]

Lana - Mina
Lana [4], Leanna [10], Lynn [17], Mab [3], Mackenna [2], Mackenzie [4], Maeve [2], Maira, Mairin [2], Mare [2], Maura [3], Maureen [20], Mayra [5], Mckayla [2], Meadhbh, Meara, Meriel [6], Merrill [4], Merry [12], Mina [6]

Moira - Polly
Moira [2], Molly [5], Mona [6], Moreen [1], Morgan [10], Morna, Muriel [7], Myrna [8], Neala [6], Neilina [5], Nilsine [2], Nola [1], Nolan [8], Noreen [4], Nuala [4], Oona [2], Orinthia [4], Orla [3], Payton [1], Polly [6]

Quinn - Shona
Quinn [3], Riane [7], Riley [6], Riona [5], Ryan [17], Rylee [3], Saoirse, Scotia, Seana [1], Shanae [3], Shandra, Shannon [12], Shavonne [10], Shawna [36], Shayla [12], Shayne, Shea [8], Sheena [8], Sheila [26], Shona [5]

Sinead - Vivian
Sinead [4], Siobhan [20], Sivney [2], Sloane [1], Sorcha, Taisie [1], Tara [5], Tawny [10], Teagin, Tierney [3], Tigris, Tracy [9], Trelane [3], Trista [9], Tully, Valera, Vevina, Vivian [25]

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