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The Baby Names Podcast

Dishing all about names!

The Baby Names Podcast is hosted by sisters Jennifer Moss and Mallory Moss, founders of BabyNames.com. Join us as we discuss various name topics, baby name trends, and naming practices. We also dish about celebrity baby
3/17/2020

Irish Names

Ep. 48
Happy St. Patrick's Day! Jennifer and Mallory talk all about Irish names, including the history and traditions of Irish naming, Irish name pronunciation, Irish surnames, the top baby names in Ireland, and choose our favorite traditional Irish names.Names mentioned in this episodeConchobhar (Connor), Medb (Maeve), Fiadh (Fia), Aoife (EEfya), Caoimhe (KEEva), Tadgh (Tayg), Oisín (o-SHEEN), Fionn, Cillian, Rían.Celtic names in the 2019 Irish chartsBoys: Callum, Donnacha, Cathal, Ruairí, Odhrán, Cormac, Eoghan, Cillian, Tiernan, Lorcan, Kían, Dáire, Dáithí, Diarmuid, Ruadhán, Aodhán, Cuan, Séimí, Fionán, and Séadna.Girls: Éabha, Sadhbh/Saibh, Róisín, Clodagh, Aoibhín, Bonnie, Ailbhe, Aoibheann, Méabh, Laoise, Aoibhe, Síofra, Síun, Caragh, Éala, Róise, Bláithín, Cadhla, Gráinne, Éadaoin, Bláthnaid, Clíodhna, Sinéad, Bronagh, Síomha, Saorlaith, Meadhbh, Ceoladh, Eibhlín, Órlaith, and Réiltín.Have a naming question for Jennifer and Mallory? Email us! podcast@babynames.comOr join us in our Facebook Group: The Baby Names Podcast"Sky Boat Song" and "O Danny Boy" played by Jennifer Moss________________Sources used for this episode:https://www.rareirishstuff.com/https://www.History.comhttps://www.cso.ie/en/interactivezone/visualisationtools/babynamesofireland/https://homepages.rootsweb.com/~cregan/patterns.htmhttps://irelandxo.com/https://www.johngrenham.comhttps://www.irish-genealogy-toolkit.com/https://www.Loc.govhttps://www.teanglann.ie