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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Neutral. Ranked #7810 most popular

What does the name "Irish" mean?

Irish (American): From Ireland

The name "Irish" is of American origin and it means "From Ireland". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

S is for sweetheart, you really are!

H is for happiness, you always bring.

Your name in reverse order is "Hsiri". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Riihs". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Irish" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Irish? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,486 babies born with the name Irish in the United States. That's more than enough Irishs to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1924 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Irish" was in 1960 with a total of 40 babies.

According to the 1957 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Irish" is not a popular baby girl's name in Alabama. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Alabama have the same name as you in 1957. Across the entire United States a total of only 33 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Irish popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Irish in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Irish

Irish McCalla

Irish McCalla is a film and television actress. Irish was born in 1929 in Pawnee City, Nebraska, U.S.


Past life for Irish born Nov 24, 2007

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern India approximately on 1075. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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