Gallagher Name Meaning

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Gallagher

Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name Gallagher

Gallagher

Descendant of Foreign Helper

An Anglicized form of the surname O’ Gallchobhair ‘descendant of Gallchobhar’. Derived from gall ‘foreign’ and cabhair ‘help’.

Meaning:

Descendant of foreign helper

Origin:

Irish

Gender:

For a boy

Popularity:

Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names

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