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From ancient folklore names like Aodh and Aoibheann, to timeless classics like Séamus and Siobhán, stopping along the way at Immigrant names like Erin and Colleen, and ending with some modern names like Siofra and Saoirse, this site will take you on a tour of Irish first names. Whether you're looking for a name for a character in a novel, a baby, house, pet or anything else, hopefully you will come away with a greater understanding of Irish names, as well as some ideas!

Please note: this is not a genealogy site. It is mainly concerned with meanings and origins of first names. There are a number of links to various genealogy sites on our Links Page. Good luck!