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Ciara, Rory and Aislinn were among the most popular baby names in America last year

The Irish made an impressive showing in this year’s top 1000 baby names.

OVER THE WEEKEND, the most popular names for 2015 in the United States were revealed.

Emma and Noah topped the lists, but there was a surprising number of Irish names to be found in the top 1000.

Here are 13 Irish names that are getting awful trendy altogether in the US.

Liam

Can't sleep! Ever! Ever ever! Never Source: fakeliampayne

Ranking: #2

Number of Liams born in 2015: 18,281

Emmett

220px-Robert_Emmet--The_Irish_Patriot Source: Wikipedia

Ranking: #139

Number of Emmetts born in 2015: 3,026

(Note: “Emmet” is ranked at #852.)

Aidan

Yaaaaaasssss credit to whoever made this #aidanturner #yaaaaas #babe #stubble #perfect Source: mr_aidanturner

Ranking: #185

Number of Aidans born in 2015: 2,242

Sean

#sean#seancoonery#marnie#shalako#thenextman#cuba#meteor#outland#indianajones#therussiahouse#risingsun#firstknight#justcause#therock#entrapment#russiawithlove#jamesbond#bond#077#actors#famous#american#british#uk#london#usa#move#action#love Source: seanconneryofficial

Ranking: #211

Number of Seans born in 2015: 1,870

Killian

13/2/2014 Jameson Film Festivals Source: samboal

Ranking: #348

Number of Killians born in 2015: 968

Rory

Human version of the dreaded K-9 cone.... Only for sleeping though! Laser eye surgery went well yesterday 👀👍

A post shared by Rory McIlroy (@rorymcilroy) on

Ranking: #378

Number of Rorys born in 2015: 851

Maeve

Ranking: #450

Number of Maeves born in 2015: 698

Conor

The air and the fruits. I enjoy them both.

A photo posted by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on

Ranking: 477

Number of Conors born in 2015: 621

Kian

Get your questions in! #askkian on Digital Spy's Twitter tomorrow at 2pm www.twitter.com/digitalspy

A post shared by Kian Egan (@kianegan) on

Ranking: 487

Number of Kians born in 2015:

Kieran

Ranking: #511

Number of Kierans born in 2015: 588

Ciara

Ranking: #757

Number of Ciaras born in 2015: 370

Seamus

A well earned day off... kicking back with a @GuinnessUS and a view of Tampa Bay...

A post shared by Sheamus (@wwesheamus) on

Ranking: #942

Number of Seamus born in 2015: 218

Aislinn

Ranking: #960

Number of Aislinns born in 2015: 280

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