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Irish names are popular in America due to their enchanting meanings and similarity to English names. While some of the names on this list are popular in Ireland they are rarley used in America. 

 

1. AINE 

Irish
Meaning: “radiance”

 

2. AOIFE

Irish
Meaning: “beauty”

 

3. BRIDE

Irish
Meaning: “strength”

 

4. EILISH

Irish
Meaning: “pledged to god”

 

5. EITHNE

Irish
Meaning: “kernel”

 

6. EMER

Irish
Meaning: “swift”

 

7. ETAIN

Irish
Meaning: “jealously”

 

8. FIA

Irish
Meaning: “raven”

 

9. FLANNERY

Irish
Meaning: “red-haired”

 

10. GRANIA

Irish
Meaning: “the loved one”

 

11. LAOISE

Irish
Meaning: “radiance”

 

12. LEANNAN

Irish
Meaning: “darling, sweetheart”

 

13. LIADAN

Irish
Meaning: “grey”

 

14. NIAMH

Irish
Meaning: “brightness or beauty”

 

15. NUALA

Irish
Meaning: “white shoulders”

 

16. OONA

Irish
Meaning: “lamb”

 

17. ORLA

Irish
Meaning: “gold princess”

 

18. ORNA

Irish
Meaning: “sallow”

 

19. SABIA

Irish
Meaning: “sweet”

 

20. SHEA

Irish
Meaning: “admirable or hawk-like”

 

21. SINEAD

Irish
Meaning: “God’s gracious gift”

 

22. SIOBHAN

Irish
Meaning: “gracious lord”

 

23. SORCHA

Irish
Meaning: “brightness”

 

24. TIERNEY

Irish
Meaning: “lord or master”

 

25. UNA

Irish
Meaning: “one”