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Baby names by origin

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Where baby names are born

Jacob remains the top baby boy name in America. Find out what else is popular in the U.S. and around the world.

Popular Irish baby names for boys and girls

If you're looking for a unique baby name for your boy or girl, consider an Irish name. These melodic names are rich in culture.

Top Irish baby names for girls

Aislin – an Irish name, means Vision

Amelia – a Teutonic baby name, means Defender

Caitlin – an Irish baby name with Greek roots, means Pure; alternate spellings: Kaitlin, Kaitlyn

Hannah – an Irish name with Biblical roots, means Favor

Kiera – an Irish name, means Dark-haired; feminine form of the Irish Gaelic name Kieran

Leah – an Irish baby name of Biblical origin, means Meadow

Mollie – an Irish baby name derived from the Gaelic name Maili, means Bitter; alternate spellings: Molli, Molly

Riley – an Irish unisex name, means Valiant

Shannon – an Irish name, means Little old wise one

Teagan – an Irish baby name, means Good looking

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Top Irish baby names for boys

Aiden – an Irish baby name with Celtic roots, means Fiery; alternate spelling: Aidan

Brendan – an Irish baby name with Celtic and Gaelic origins, means Brave or Prince; alternate spellings include Brenden and Brendon

Connor – an Irish baby name, means Full of desire

Dyllan – an Irish name, means From the sea; alternate spelling Dyllon

Galen – a baby name with Irish and English origins, means Lively

Ian – an Irish name of Hebrew origin, means Gift from God; the Gaelic form of the name John

Liam – an Irish baby name, means Helmeted

Patrick – an Irish boy name, means Noble

Ryan – an Irish name with Gaelic roots, means Kingly

Sean – an Irish baby name, means Gift from God

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