10 beautiful, but unusual Irish baby names your friends will wish they thought of first 1 month ago

10 beautiful, but unusual Irish baby names your friends will wish they thought of first

"Wow – I've never heard that one before."

Love the idea of an Irish baby name for your little one, but don't want one that everyone else has gone for too?

Step right this way.

We have searched high and low and rounded up 10 seriously beautiful Irish baby names still unusual enough that your child won't have to share his name with the rest of his (or her) class:

1. Eion

An Irish version of the name John.

2. Calla

A shortened form of the name Caoilainn.

3. Ailill

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From the Irish Ailleacht, or “beauty”

4. Blaine

Beautiful name that means “yellow.”

5. Keon

Another Gaelic version of John.

6. Kiana

Sweet name that means “ancient.”

7. Lunn

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This moniker is said to mean “strong" or "warlike.”

8. Tuiren

Tuiren was the younger sister of Fionn Mac Cumhail’s mother – and famed for her beauty.

9. Caomhan

Named after St. Kevin, this gorgeous name means 'little handsome one.'

10. Céibhfhionn

The name means 'fair locks' in Gaelic, and was the name of an Irish goddess of inspiration.