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Expecting a little boy around St. Patrick's Day but aren't a fan of the name Paddy? Why not pay tribute to the day by opting for an Irish name for your bundle of joy.


To help make your baby naming quest a little easier, we've rounded up 19 of our favourite names as Gaeilge (and how to pronounce them). 


1. Aodh (Aide) - meaning flame


2. Abbán (Aw-ben) - meaning abbott


3. Conall (Co-nawl) - meaning strong wolf


4. Cael (Kale) - meaning slender 


5. Caoimhin (Kow-vin) - meaning comely birth 


6. Dáithí (Daw-hee) - meaning speed 


7. Domhnall (Dough-nal) - meaning mighty world ruler 


8. Donnacha (Dun-a-ka) - meaning brown-headed warrior


9. Eochaidh (Ow-key) - meaning horse expert 


10. Eoghan (Own)- meaning well born


11. Felim (Fail-im) - meaning always good 


12. Fiach (Fee-ok) - meaning raven


13. Fionn (F-yun) - meaning fair-headed


14. Garbhán (Gar-van) - meaning rough 


15. Gearoid (Ger-oh-id) - meaning mighty spearman


16. Iarla (Ear-la) - meaning earl


17. Luan (Loo-a) - meaning warrior 


18. Oisin (Uh-sheen) - meaning small deer


19. Peadar (Pad-ar) - meaning rock 



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