Celtic

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Aine

The girl’s name Aine is an Irish name meaning: “radiance”.

Annan

Annan Meaning and Origin The name Annan is a boy's name meaning "from the Brook" and is of Celtic origin.  Posts with the name Annan: 32 Celtic Baby Names for Boys

Armelle

Armelle is a French girl’s name meaning: “stone-chief”.

Arthur

Arthur Meaning and Origin Arthur is a boy's name of Celtic origin meaning "bear." Current popularity: #162. Posts with the name Arthur: 50 Adorable First and Middle Name Combinations for Boys 20 Popular Letter "A" Names for Boys 52 Popular Boy Names That Start With A...

Avon

Avon Meaning and Origin Avon is a boy’s name of English origin that is from a settlement on one of the rivers called Avon or Aven. The river name is derived from the Celtic word abona for ‘river’. Warwickshire Avon, England is believed to be the birthplace of William...

Balor

Balor is an Irish boy’s name, meaning: “the deadly one”.

Belenos

Belenos Meaning and Origin Belenos is a boy's name of Celtic origin, meaning "Bright one or the shining one." A sun god from Celtic mythology. Posts with the name Belenos: 105 Space Baby Names for Boys

Brienna

Brienna Meaning and Origin Brienna is a girl's name of Celtic origin meaning "strong." Posts with the name Brienna: 100 Baby Names For Girls That Are Super Rare

Brina

Brina Meaning and Origin Brina is a girl's name of Celtic origin meaning "defender." Posts with the name Brina: 100 Baby Names For Girls That Are Super Rare

Caradoc

Caradoc Meaning and Origin The name Caradoc is a boy's name meaning "love" and is of Welsh origin. A respelling of Caradog from an ancient Celtic name derived from the root cār ‘love’.

Carrigan

Carrigan Meaning and Origin Carrigan is a unisex name of Celtic origin, meaning “special warrior.” Posts with the name Carrigan: 50 Unisex Baby Names You Haven't Heard Before

Conall

Conall is a Gaelic traditional boy’s name composed of Old Celtic words meaning: “strong wolf”. 

Cordelia

Cordelia is a Latin girl’s name meaning: “heart”

Deirdre

Deirdre Meaning and Origin The name Deirdre is a girl's name meaning "sorrows" and is of Irish origin. From a Celtic legend, Deirdre was referred to as ‘Deirdre of the Sorrows’. She was a tragic heroine sometimes seen as a symbol of the fate of Ireland under British...

Donal

Donal Meaning and Origin Donal is a boy’s name meaning “world rule” and is of Irish origin. From earlier Domhnall derived from Old Celtic dubno ‘world’ and val ‘rule’. Posts with the name Donal: 25 Adorable Irish Names for Boys That Aren’t Popular 32 Celtic Baby Names...

Dunsley

Dunsley Meaning and Origin Dunsley is a boy's name of Celtic origin meaning "fortified hill." Posts with the name Dunsley: 100 Baby Names For Boys That Are Super Rare

Enid

Enid Meaning and Origin The name Enid is a girl's name meaning "spirit, life" and is of Celtic origin. A name of uncertain meaning borne by several characters of Arthurian romances. Posts with the name Enid: 100 Forgotten Vintage Names for Girls and boys

Etain

The girl’s name Etain is an Irish name meaning: “jealously”.

Fenella

(Celtic) white shoulder-one.

Gareth

Gareth Meaning and Origin The name Gareth is a boy's name with unknown meaning and is of Welsh, Celtic origin. A boy’s Celtic name from Morte d’Arthur of uncertain meaning. Pet form: Gary. Posts with the name Gareth: 32 Celtic Baby Names for Boys

Gavin

In Welsh the name Gavin means “white hawk”.

Genevieve

Genevieve (French: Geneviève) is a Celtic name meaning: “woman of the race”.

Imogen

Imogen is a Celtic name meaning: “maiden”.

Ismenia

Ismenia Meaning and Origin Ismenia is a girl's name of Celtic origin, meaning "great treasure".  Posts with the name Ismenia: 

Karrigan

Karrigan Meaning and Origin Karrigan is a girl's name meaning "special warrior" and is of Celtic origin. Posts with the name Karrigan: 20 Unique Unusual Girl Names to Add to Your Favorites List

Kent

Kent Meaning and Origin Kent is a boy’s name of English origin, meaning: “border.” Originally a surname from the Celtic word meaning ‘border’. Posts with the name Kent: 25 Short Boy Names to Add to Your List

Keverne

Keverne Meaning and Origin Keverne is a boy’s name of Cornish origin, that is a saint and place name.

Mavelle

Mavelle Meaning and Origin Mavelle is a girl's name of Celtic origin meaning "songbud." Posts with the name Mavelle: 100 Baby Names For Girls That Are Super Rare

Morwenna

Morwenna Meaning and Origin The name Morwenna is a girl's name meaning "maiden" and is of Cornish and Welsh origin. From an Old Celtic personal name derived from Welsh morwyn ‘maiden’.  Posts with the name Morwenna: 100 Girl Names You Haven’t Heard Of

Muireall

Muireall Meaning and Origin The name Muireall is a girl's name meaning "sea bright" and is of Scottish origin. From Old Celtic words meaning ‘sea’ and ‘bright,’ originally spelled as Muirgheal (muir “sea”, gheal “bright”) in Irish and Muireall in Scottish Gaelic. The...

Muriel

Muriel Meaning and Origin Muriel is a girl’s name meaning “bright sea” and is of Celtic origin. Forms of the name are found in Breton as well as in Irish and Scottish Gaelic. It became widely popular during the first half of the 20th century and has since fallen out...

Narah

Narah Meaning and Origin Narah is a girl's name of Japanese and Celtic origin meaning "place name, happy." Posts with the name Narah: 100 Baby Names For Girls That Are Super Rare

Niamh

The girl’s name Niamh is an Irish name meaning: “brightness or beauty”.

Realtin

Realtin Meaning and Origin Realtin is a boy's name of Celtic origin, meaning "little star."  Posts with the name Realtin: 105 Space Baby Names for Boys

Rhiannon

Rhiannon is a Welsh name meaning: “divine queen”.

Sabrina

Sabrina Meaning and Origin The name Sabrina is a girl’s Celtic mythology name. Current Popularity: #389. Posts with the name Sabrina: 100 Hauntingly Gorgeous Dark and Romantic Goth Baby Names 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Siona

Siona Meaning and Origin Siona is a girl's name of Hindi and Celtic origin meaning "stars, fox goddess." Posts with the name Siona: 100 Baby Names For Girls That Are Super Rare

Sorcha

Sorcha Meaning and Origin The girl’s name Sorcha is an Irish name meaning: “brightness”. The name Sorcha is derived from a Celtic word meaning ‘brightness’. It has long been considered a Gaelic form of Sarah. Posts with the name Sorcha: 25 Irish Names for Girls That...

Tristan

Tristan is a Celtic boy’s name meaning: “sorrowful”. The name Tristan comes from Celtic legend.

Tristian

Tristian Meaning and Origin Tristian is a unisex name of Celtic origin, meaning "tumult; outcry."  Posts with the name Tristian: 100 Hauntingly Gorgeous Dark and Romantic Goth Baby Names

Trysta

Trysta Meaning and Origin Trysta is a girl's name meaning "noise or sorrowful" and is of Celtic origin.  Posts with the name Trysta: 20 Unique Unusual Girl Names to Add to Your Favorites List

Wella

Wella Meaning and Origin The name Wella is a girl's name of Celtic origin meaning "welles, woods." Posts with the name Wella:  60 Unusual Girl Names No One Else Will Have

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