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A Ahearn (Steward) Aidan (Fiery one) Al (Handsome) Alan (Handsome) Allan (Harmony) Allen (Handsome) Alleyne (Cheerful) Alroy (Red head boy) Arlen (A pledge) B Barry (Spear-like) Beagan (Little one) Beattie (Provider) Becan (Little one) Blaine (Thin) Brady (Irish surname) Brendan (Raven) Brodie (A ditch) C Caley (Slender) Canice (Handsome) Carey (Loved one) Carlin (Little champion) Carrick (Rocky cliff) Carroll (Fierce warrior) Cary (Loved one) Casey (Vigilant) Cassidy (Clever) Cathal (Battle ruler) Cathan (Of the battle) Cathmor (Great warrior) Cavan (Handsome) Christie (Follower of Christ) Cian Ciaran (Dark) Clancy (Red warrior) Cleary (Scholar) Conan (Wise) Conlan (Hero) Conn (Chief) Conroy (Wise) Conway (Yellow hound) Cormac (Lad of the chariot) Cronan (Swarthy) Curran (Irish surname) D Daley (Counsellor) Dara (Compassion) Darby (Free from envy) Declan Dempsey (Proud one) Derby (Free from envy) Dermot (Envy free) Derry (Redheaded) Desmond (The world) Devlin (Fierce bravery) Diarmid (Without envy) Dolan (Black-haired) Donahue (Warrior dressed in brown) Donegal (An Irish county) Donoghue (Warrior dressed in brown) Donohue (Warrior dressed in brown) Donovan (Dark warrior) Dooley (Dark hero) Doran (Wanderer) Dow (Black-haired) Driscoll (Interpreter) Duane (Little dark one) Dwane (Little dark one) Dwayne (Little dark one) E Eamnonn (Protector) Edan (Little fiery one) Egan (Little fire) Enda (Bird-like) Erin (From Ireland) F Fallon (Leader) Fergal (Man of valour) Fiachra (Raven) Finbar (Fair-headed) Finian (Fair) Finn (Fair) Finnegan (Fair) Flannan (Red-haired) Flynn (Red-haired) G Gair (Short) Gallagher (Foreign helper) Galvin (Right one) Gannon (Little blond) Grady (Noble) H Hagen (Heart and mind) Haley (Ingenious) Hogan (Youth) J Jarlath (Prince) K Kain (Warlike) Kane (Warlike) Kasey (Vigilant) Kathel (A battle ruler) Kavan (Handsome one) Kayne (Warlike) Kean (Warlike) Keefe (Handsome) Keegan (Determined) Keeley (Beautiful) Keenan (Little) Keeran (Dark) Keiran (Little and dark) Kelan (Slender) Keller (Little companion) Kelly (Warrior) Kennedy (Royal) Kenyon (White-haired) Kermit (Free man) Kern (Little dark one) Kerrin (Dark) Kerry (Dark one) Kerwin (Little black-haired one) Keverne Kevin (Handsome) Kieran (Dark) Killian (Little warlike one) Kinnard (From the high hill) Kirwin (Little black-haired one) Knox Konan (Wise) Kynan (Wise) L Laoghaire (Shepard) Lawler (Soft-spoken one) Lennon (A little cloak) Liam (Determined guardian) Loman (Enlightened) M Mahon (A bear) Malone Mannix (A little monk) Manus (Great one) Marmaduke Molloy Monro Monroe Moriarty (Sea warrior) Munro Murphy (Warrior of the sea) N Neal (Champion) Neale (Champion) Neil (Champion) Neill (Champion) Nevan (Holy) Nevin (Servant of the saints) Niall (Champion) Niven (Servant of the saints) Nolan (Famous) O Oran (Pale-skinned) Orran (Pale-skinned) P Padraig (Noble) Phelan (Brave) Pol (Small) Q Quigley Quillan (A cub) Quinlan (Athletic) Quinn (Wise) R Rafferty (Prosperous) Raghnall (Wise) Rearden (Poet) Reardon (Poet) Redmond (Wise) Regan (Descendant of a king) Reilly (Descendant of a king) Renny (Small but powerful) Rian (Little king) Riley (Valiant) Riordan (Poet) Roan (Little red-haired one) Roarke Rogan (Red-haired one) Ronit (Little seal) Rooney (Red-haired) Rory (Red king) Rourke Ruark Ryan (Little king) Ryley (Valiant) S Scully (A town crier) Seamus (James) Sean (John) Seanan (Old, wise) Senan (Old, wise) Shamus (James) Shanahan (Wise) Shanley (Hero) Shannon (River in Ireland) Shaughan (God is gracious) Shay (Stately) Shea (Hawk-like) Sheehan (Peaceful) Sheridan (Wild one) Skelly (Storyteller) Slevin (Mountain climber) Sloan (Warrior) Stiofan (Stephen) Sullivan (Blackeyed one) Sweeney (Little hero) T Tad (Philosopher) Tierney Tomas Tormey (A thunder spirit) Tyrone (County in Ireland) U Ultan
Tyrone... means Owens country not just a county in Ireland! Tír Eoghain
Many names shown here are mis-spelt as they lack a fada.
Kevin is also Kavan in irish
Patrick is Padraig
Padraig is Irish for Patrick ;-)
WOW, it is hard to believe Patrick is not listed!!!