Most popular Irish baby names

 

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The list of the most popular baby names registered in Ireland in 2009 has the ubiquitous Jack topping the boys' names and the distinctly un-Celtic sounding Sophie topping the girls, but Aoife, Oisin, Patrick and Saoirse, among others, redress the Irish balance.

 

  Boys' names Girls' names
1 Jack Sophie
2 Sean Ava
3 Daniel Emma
4 Conor Sarah
5 James Grace
6 Ryan Emily
7 Adam Katie
8 Michael Lucy
9 Alex Aoife
10 Luke Chloe
11 Dylan Amy
12 Cian Lauren
13 Jamie Kate
14 Darragh Mia
15 Liam Leah
16 Aaron Anna
17 Oisin Ruby
18 Thomas Ella
19 Patrick Lily
20 Eoin Ciara
21 John Caoimhe
22 Cillian Hannah
23 Matthew Holly
24 Evan Niamh
25 Ben Saoirse
26 David Molly
27 Charlie Jessica
28 Harry Roisin
29 Callum Rachel
30 Shane Laura
31 Joshua Julia
32 Nathan Isabelle
33 Mark Megan
34 Fionn Clodagh
35 Jake Rebecca
36 Joseph Ellie
37 Samuel Erin
38 Ronan Eva
39 Eoghan Amelia
40 Kyle Nicole
41 Noah Olivia
42 Tadhg Zoe
43 Robert Kayla
44 Sam Abbie
45 Ethan Aisling
46 Aidan Abigail
47 Cathal Aine
48 Finn Ellen
49 Jayden Aimee
50 Alexander Sophia
51 Kevin Tara
52 Rory Robyn
53 Ciaran Maja
54 Leon Caitlin
55 William Maria
56 Max Eabha
57 Cormac Katelyn
58 Andrew Alannah
59 Jakub Cara
60 Rian Faye
61 Christopher Mary
62 Oliver Aoibhe
63 Tom Aoibhinn
64 Alan Isabel
65 Oscar Elizabeth
66 Josh Eve
67 Peter Orla
68 Benjamin Freya
69 Brian Sadhbh
70 Niall Isabella
71 Scott Zuzanna
72 Jason Charlotte
73 Dara Eimear
74 Martin Amber
75 Rhys Layla
76 Killian Alice
77 Paul Zara
78 Stephen Alexandra
79 Lucas Aoibheann
80 Anthony Oliwia
81 Tomas Shauna
82 Dean Clara
83 Odhran Sinead
84 Ross Isobel
85 Bobby Brooke
86 Senan Natalia
87 Filip Kayleigh
88 Ruairi Maeve
89 Gavin Maya
90 Lee Sara
91 Oran Orlaith
92 Calum Millie
93 Hugh Ruth
94 Lorcan Shannon
95 Kacper Hollie
96 Kian Madison
97 Patryk Daisy
98 Shay Emilia
99 Charles Victoria
100 Christian Jennifer

 

Source: An Phríomh-Oifig Staidrimh [Central Statistics Office] June 2010

Last updated: 23-Sep-2013 at 5:06 PM