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Irish Baby Names

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They say, “If you’re lucky enough to be Irish, then you’re lucky enough.”  Whether or not your child-to-be has actual Celtic blood or not, a moniker derived from the isle of Ireland might just make your kid lucky in life.

Aislinn

Quirky and feminine, Aislinn means “dream,” and could suit the little girl you’ve been wishing for nicely. 
Nickname: Linn

Cassidy

Meaning “clever” or “curly-haired,” could be the right match for your little genius.
Nickname: Cassie

Connell

Meaning “high” or “mighty,” this could be a smart choice for your little prince. 
Nickname: Nell

Dempsey

A classic use of the last-as-first-name style, Dempsey means “proud,” an apt way to describe the Irish. Also, it makes us think of dreamy Patrick Dempsey.
Nickname: Demps

Eileen

Meaning “shining” and “brilliant,” this name could perfectly fit a little girl who brightens up your days.
Nickname: Lee

Kasey

This gender-bending name means “brave,” perfect for a plucky kid who stands up for others.
Nickname: Kase

Murphy

Do you love the ocean? Murphy, meaning "sea warrier" could be a great fit for your little sailor.
Nickname: Murph

Niamh

If your daughter is the light of your life, exotic Niamh, meaning “radiance,” will suit her perfectly. 
Nickname: Nia

Oona

Peace-loving and one-of-a-kind, this moniker means “one” or “unity.” Can't you imagine her achieving world peace one day? 
Nickname: Nana

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