Niall

Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name Niall

Niall

Cloud

Of disputed derivation, it may mean ‘cloud’, ‘passionate’, or ‘champion’. It was adopted by the Scandinavians in the form of Njal. From the Middle Ages onwards the name was found in Ireland, the Highlands of Scotland, and the English-Scottish Border region.

Meaning:

Cloud

Origin:

Irish

Gender:

For a boy or girl

Popularity:

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

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