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20 County names and what they mean, for county for baby boys, listing 1-20. Here is the list of County names for girls.

Bourbon Place name: county in Kentucky where the liquor is made ..

Brant .. Brant County and Brantford in southern Ontario are named for Joseph Brant, a Mohawk and renowned strategist who fought on the British side during the American Revolution ..
[Brandt, Brannt, Brantley, Brantt]

Carlow Irish place name: a major town and a county in inland Ireland.

Devon .. Place name: Devon is a county in England, noted for its beautiful farmland ..
[Deavon, Devan, Deven, Deveon, Devin, .. 4 more]

Ennis .. The name of a town, built on an island, in County Clare.

Eoghan .. The Irish area of County Tyrone comes from this name, for in Irish it is Tir Eoghain, meaning "land of Eoghan".
[Jevon, Owain]

Essex .. Place name: a county in England that gave its name to many towns in America ..

Farren .. Most of the Farrens in Ireland live in Inishowen, County Donegal ..
[Farran, Farrin, Farron, Ferrin, Ferron]

Gallatin American place name: a county and river in Montana ..

Kent .. Also a place name for a county in England ..
[Kennt, Kentrell, Kentt]

Kerry .. Also the place name of the county in Ireland ..
[Kearie, Keary, Kerrey, Kerrie, Kerrigan]

Lacrosse .. Also the place name for a city and county in Wisconsin which was originally a fur trading post.

Mayo .. Name of a county in the west of Ireland ..

Shannon .. The name of a prominent river, county, and airport in Ireland, used as a given name in this century ..
[Shanan, Shanen, Shannan, Shannen, Shanon]

Somerset .. Place name: a county in England ..
[Sommerset, Summerset]

Suffolk .. The name of a region which was originally a county in England, south of London ..

Taos Place name: city and county in New Mexico that has a famous ski resort.

Tyrone .. Name of a Northern Irish county, which in Irish is Tir Eoghain ..
[Tirone, Tirohn, Tirown, Tyron, Tyronne]

Ukiah .. Place name: a town in Mendocino County in Northern California.

Waterford .. Irish place name for a county in southern Ireland.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of County names: Brant, Devon, Ennis, Kent, Kerry, Shannon, Tyrone

Brant, Devon, Kent, Kerry, Shannon and Tyrone are commonly used names, while Bourbon, Carlow, Ennis, Eoghan, Essex, Farren, Gallatin, Lacrosse, Mayo, Somerset, Suffolk, Taos, Ukiah and Waterford are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)

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