This popular Irish name is among the autumnal boy names currently trending online 1 year ago

This popular Irish name is among the autumnal boy names currently trending online

Welcoming a little man this autumn?

Autumn always seems like a busy time for births and so you'll want a name that stands out from the others.

Why not consider taking inspiration from the time of year?

Autumnal names are trending on baby naming website Bounty right now.

Among the most popular with parents-to-be is classic Irish name Rory, as is the less common Rowan.

Here are all the top names and their meanings.

 

Ash

Short for Ashley, it refers to the tree that turns golden in the autumn months.

Forest

Originating in Latin, this means ‘of the wood’ and alludes to the great outdoors.

Reed

From the surname, which is derived from the word 'red'.

Rowan

This comes from the Irish name for the mountain ash tree.

Bruno

This refers to the colour brown and is associated with the German word 'brun', meaning armour or protection.

Leaf

A fairly obvious one. It's definitely out there but will certainly be unique.

Rory

The anglicised version of Ruaidhrí, which means 'The Red King’.

Cedar

Inspired by the tree known for its resilience, cedar has been thought to promote healing, purification and spiritual protection.

Oakley

From the oak tree, which is associated with honor, nobility, and wisdom.

Radley

Meaning ‘red meadow’.