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Sabrina

Sabrina

Sabrina Meaning and Origin The name Sabrina is a girl’s Celtic mythology name. Current Popularity: #389.

Trysta

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

Karrigan

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

Rhiannon

Rhiannon

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

Genevieve

Genevieve

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

Tristan

Tristan

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

Gavin

Gavin

In Welsh the name Gavin means “white hawk”.

Balor

Balor

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

Keverne

Keverne

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

Fenella

Fenella

(Celtic) white shoulder-one.

Deirdre

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...

Morwenna

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

Imogen

Imogen

Imogen is a Celtic name meaning: “maiden”.

Cordelia

Cordelia

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

Gareth

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.

Kent

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

Enid

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

Muriel

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...

Conall

Conall

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

Armelle

Armelle

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

Aine

Aine

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

Donal

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...

Etain

Etain

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

Niamh

Niamh

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

Sorcha

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...

Caradoc

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’.

Avon

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...

Muireall

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...

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