Top 10 Most Popular Irish Boy Names In 2024

Origin and meaning. The given name Brian is a variant of the given name Bryan. This name is thought to be derived from an Old Celtic language word meaning "high", or "noble".
Brian (sometimes spelled Bryan) is a male given name of Irish and Breton origin, as well as a surname of Occitan origin. ... It is possible that the name is derived from an Old Celtic word meaning "high" or "noble". For example, the element bre means "hill"; which could be transferred to mean "eminence" or "exalted one".
Darren is a masculine given name of uncertain etymological origins. Some theories state that it originated from an Anglicisation of the Irish first name Darragh or Dáire, meaning "oak tree".
Craig is an English-language masculine given name of an ultimately Celtic derivation. The name has two origins. In some cases it can originate from a nickname, derived from the Scottish Gaelic word creag, meaning "rock," similar to Peter. ... The English word "crag" also shares an origin with these Celtic words.
The name Shain is a Male name. Irish meaning: The name Shain is a Irish baby name The Irish meaning of Shain is: God is gracious.
A submission from Pennsylvania, United States says the name Derin means "Gift of God" and is of Welsh origin.


Male Meaning: Young warrior. A form of Ewan and Evan. Well born. * Meaning pending review Origin: Irish Gender: Boy.
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The surname O'Brien is 'O'Briain' in Irish, meaning descendant of Brian (Boru). The name means 'exalted one' or 'eminence'. ... His victory at Clontarf united all of Ireland, nominally at least, under a single leader, though Brian himself was slain.


The name Keagan is an Irish baby name. In Irish the meaning of the name Keagan is: A thinker; fiery. Form of Hugh.