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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Aoife

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  • A user from Ireland says the name Aoife is of Irish origin and means "'Beauty'. Gaelic form of Ava, Eva, and Eve.".

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From aoibh "beauty"

  1. A female given name, famous in Irish legend and currently fashionable in Ireland.

Notable Persons Named Aoife

Aoife O'Donovan is an indie folk and folk rock singing, songwriter, and musician. She plays Human voice, Guitar, and Piano. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2001 to present. Aoife was born on November 18th, 1982.

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Aoife MacMurrough is a noble.

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Aoife is a folk music of ireland, new-age music, and celtic music musician. Her career lasted from 1991 to 1991. Aoife was given the name Aoife Ní Fhearraigh in Gweedore, County Donegal, Ireland.

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Aoife Mulholland is a musician. Her career lasted from 2001 to 2001. Aoife was born Aoife Mulholland on May 29th, 1978 in Galway, Ireland.

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Aoife Kavanagh is a journalist and documentary producer.

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Aoife was born on September 6th, 1983 in Portarlington, County Laois, Ireland.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Aoife

Aoife is a folk music of ireland, new-age music, and celtic music musician. Her career lasted from 1991 to 1991. Aoife was given the name Aoife Ní Fhearraigh in Gweedore, County Donegal, Ireland.

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How popular is the baby name Aoife in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1985 6 6 0
1987 5 5 0
1988 5 5 0
1989 7 7 0
1990 9 9 0
1991 9 9 0
1992 10 10 0
1993 16 16 0
1994 24 24 0
1995 22 22 0
1996 25 25 0
1997 33 33 0
1998 29 29 0
1999 24 24 0
2000 31 31 0
2001 33 33 0
2002 44 44 0
2003 47 47 0
2004 46 46 0
2005 55 55 0
2006 51 51 0
2007 59 59 0
2008 68 68 0
2009 69 69 0
2010 63 63 0
2011 64 64 0
2012 73 73 0
2013 63 63 0
2014 75 75 0
2015 98 98 0
2016 104 104 0
2017 107 107 0

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Popularity of Aoife as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Aoife

  • How Popular is the name Aoife? Aoife is the 8,609th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Aoife have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,374 babies born with the first name Aoife in the United States. That's more than enough people named Aoife to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Aoife? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1985 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Aoife born? The highest recorded use of the first name Aoife was in 2017 with a total of 107 babies.
  • Random Aoife Factoid: According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Aoife is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 2003.
  • Weird things about the name Aoife: Your name in reverse order is Efioa. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Foaie. How do you pronounce that?

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