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# irish-names - Monday 15 October, 2018

Doris has had its day, as new research reveals which baby names are going 'extinct' in Ireland
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# Howiya Now Cyril

Doris has had its day, as new research reveals which baby names are going 'extinct' in Ireland

Oct 15th 2018, 3:37 PM 45,697 Views 58 Comments

A study of Irish birth records by Ancestry revealed which names have fallen from usage since 1917.

# irish-names - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Anyone with an Irish name will understand Chrissy Teigen's silence while the world butchered her surname
# The Struggle Is Real
# The Struggle Is Real

Anyone with an Irish name will understand Chrissy Teigen's silence while the world butchered her surname

Sep 18th 2018, 8:00 AM 9,693 Views 1 Comment

Hey, people, learn to pronounce non-English names.

# irish-names - Friday 31 August, 2018

An Irish photographer tested a British model on Irish names, and it went as well as you'd expect
# Irish Names
# Irish Names

An Irish photographer tested a British model on Irish names, and it went as well as you'd expect

Aug 31st 2018, 6:18 PM 6,751 Views 1 Comment

‘Where’s the ‘v’? Where’s the ‘v’?’

# irish-names - Friday 8 June, 2018

There is an alternative name spelling generator which is absolutely butchering Irish names
# Aeslyng
# Aeslyng

There is an alternative name spelling generator which is absolutely butchering Irish names

Jun 8th 2018, 12:45 PM 5,838 Views 0 Comments

We regret to inform you that ‘Syllyan’ is not an acceptable alternative for Cillian.

# irish-names - Friday 2 February, 2018

Domhnall Gleeson getting fed up with people spelling his name wrong is *extremely* relatable
# Futile And Stupid
# Futile And Stupid

Domhnall Gleeson getting fed up with people spelling his name wrong is *extremely* relatable

Feb 2nd 2018, 9:00 PM 13,601 Views 2 Comments

He is speaking on behalf of everyone with an ‘unusual’ name.

# irish-names - Saturday 29 April, 2017

'Barely pronounceable Irish names': Catastrophe's new series has landed in the US and the critics love it
# They Know
# They Know

'Barely pronounceable Irish names': Catastrophe's new series has landed in the US and the critics love it

Apr 29th 2017, 4:48 PM 8,672 Views 0 Comments

ALL the big names.

# irish-names - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

People are loving this comedian's attempts to pronounce Irish names like they're spelled
# Lyonsey
# Lyonsey

People are loving this comedian's attempts to pronounce Irish names like they're spelled

Jan 24th 2017, 11:02 AM 13,222 Views 0 Comments

TAD-A-GUH.

# irish-names - Sunday 22 January, 2017

Can You Spell These Tricky Irish Names?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Can You Spell These Tricky Irish Names?

Jan 22nd 2017, 8:15 PM 11,548 Views 7 Comments

It’s tougher than it looks.

# irish-names - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

7 things all Declans need to know
# Duckling
# Duckling

7 things all Declans need to know

Nov 15th 2016, 12:44 PM 10,896 Views 4 Comments

You’re growing in power, Declans.

# irish-names - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

10 struggles that are too real for people with surnames as Gaeilge
# All Those Vowels
# All Those Vowels

10 struggles that are too real for people with surnames as Gaeilge

Oct 26th 2016, 1:27 PM 6,335 Views 2 Comments

Spell ‘Ó Flaithbheartaigh’ right the first time. We dare you.

# irish-names - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

Irish people are sharing the most outrageous ways their names have been mispronounced
# The Irish For
# The Irish For

Irish people are sharing the most outrageous ways their names have been mispronounced

Sep 14th 2016, 7:33 PM 14,826 Views 6 Comments

The world can’t handle us.

# irish-names - Sunday 7 August, 2016

14 things you'll know if you grew up with an unusual name
# Spell It Out
# Spell It Out

14 things you'll know if you grew up with an unusual name

Aug 7th 2016, 6:00 PM 10,063 Views 6 Comments

No souvenir keychains for you :(

# irish-names - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

This Irish girl managed to get Three to sort out their 'no fadas' policy
# In The Name Of The Fada
# In The Name Of The Fada

This Irish girl managed to get Three to sort out their 'no fadas' policy

Jun 15th 2016, 11:54 AM 6,077 Views 0 Comments

VICTORY!

# irish-names - Saturday 11 June, 2016

This picture completely sums up the struggle of being called 'Niamh' abroad
# Pronounced Neeve
# Pronounced Neeve

This picture completely sums up the struggle of being called 'Niamh' abroad

Jun 11th 2016, 9:07 AM 10,138 Views 2 Comments

Anything that makes life easier, we guess.

# irish-names - Monday 16 May, 2016

8 struggles all Sadhbhs know to be true
# Sorry Sadhbh
# Sorry Sadhbh

8 struggles all Sadhbhs know to be true

May 16th 2016, 5:25 PM 19,711 Views 4 Comments

It’s tough out there.

# irish-names - Friday 6 May, 2016

7 struggles only people with a fada in their name will understand
# Forget Me Not
# Forget Me Not

7 struggles only people with a fada in their name will understand

May 6th 2016, 11:50 AM 7,209 Views 0 Comments

Tis a constant uphill battle.

# irish-names - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

9 struggles people with the surname 'Murphy' will understand
# Murphy's Law
# Murphy's Law

9 struggles people with the surname 'Murphy' will understand

Apr 27th 2016, 6:26 PM 10,774 Views 1 Comment

It’s not easy, you know.

# irish-names - Thursday 21 April, 2016

8 struggles only lads called Niall will understand
# Nigel
# Nigel

8 struggles only lads called Niall will understand

Apr 21st 2016, 11:03 AM 9,739 Views 5 Comments

“Nigel? Neil? Noel?”

# irish-names - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

8 struggles every Fionnuala must put up with
# Feh New La
# Feh New La

8 struggles every Fionnuala must put up with

Apr 19th 2016, 5:20 PM 4,465 Views 1 Comment

Is it… Fiona?

# irish-names - Friday 15 April, 2016

9 of the hardest things about being called Caoimhe
# Wanna Buy A Vowel
# Wanna Buy A Vowel

9 of the hardest things about being called Caoimhe

Apr 15th 2016, 10:45 AM 30,218 Views 1 Comment

Quee-va or Kee-va?

# irish-names - Sunday 10 April, 2016

9 reasons having the name Sinéad is a constant struggle
# Irish Names
# Irish Names

9 reasons having the name Sinéad is a constant struggle

Apr 10th 2016, 2:29 PM 7,547 Views 0 Comments

Crying for all the Sineads.

# irish-names - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

12 struggles only people called Áine will understand
# Getitright
# Getitright

12 struggles only people called Áine will understand

Apr 5th 2016, 11:53 AM 33,791 Views 1 Comment

A constant ánnoyance.

# irish-names - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

11 struggles only people called Róisín will understand
# Not Rosie
# Not Rosie

11 struggles only people called Róisín will understand

Mar 29th 2016, 12:07 PM 26,652 Views 4 Comments

A constant disappointment.

# irish-names - Thursday 24 March, 2016

14 struggles only people called Aoife will truly understand
# Owff
# Owff

14 struggles only people called Aoife will truly understand

Mar 24th 2016, 3:15 PM 70,473 Views 0 Comments

Shout out all the Ayoofs.

A Definitive List Of The 10 Sexiest Irish Men's Names
# Ridey
# Ridey

A Definitive List Of The 10 Sexiest Irish Men's Names

Mar 24th 2016, 1:45 PM 25,161 Views 5 Comments

Is your name on the list?

# irish-names - Friday 18 March, 2016

Siobhan is probably the Irish name Starbucks struggles with the most
# Cyo Ban
# Cyo Ban

Siobhan is probably the Irish name Starbucks struggles with the most

Mar 18th 2016, 3:45 PM 7,423 Views 2 Comments

It’s a hard knock life.

# irish-names - Thursday 17 March, 2016

What Is Your True Irish Name?
# What's In A Name
# What's In A Name

What Is Your True Irish Name?

Mar 17th 2016, 6:00 PM 23,962 Views 8 Comments

From now on, you must demand to be known as such.

# irish-names - Saturday 23 January, 2016

The 11 worst things about having an Irish name abroad
# Taxi For Roysin
# Taxi For Roysin

The 11 worst things about having an Irish name abroad

Jan 23rd 2016, 1:00 PM 9,548 Views 1 Comment

Calling all Raisins, Osheens and Owfes.

# irish-names - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Starbucks just can't stop butchering Irish names on their cups
# Dammit
# Dammit

Starbucks just can't stop butchering Irish names on their cups

Jan 14th 2016, 6:53 PM 6,919 Views 5 Comments

Every damn time.

# irish-names - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Saoirse Ronan attempted to teach Stephen Colbert how to pronounce Irish names
# Irish Names
# Irish Names

Saoirse Ronan attempted to teach Stephen Colbert how to pronounce Irish names

Jan 13th 2016, 9:53 AM 9,200 Views 4 Comments

His reaction to Caoimhe…

# irish-names - Thursday 7 January, 2016

14 Irish baby names the world really needs to know about
# A Leanbh
# A Leanbh

14 Irish baby names the world really needs to know about

Jan 7th 2016, 1:30 PM 25,794 Views 6 Comments

Calling all Sadhbhs, Iarlas and Naoises!

# irish-names - Thursday 17 December, 2015

This Irish girl's e-mails perfectly illustrate how difficult it is to have an Irish name
# Hi Neave
# Hi Neave

This Irish girl's e-mails perfectly illustrate how difficult it is to have an Irish name

Dec 17th 2015, 7:42 PM 16,024 Views 8 Comments

“Hi Nimah!”

# irish-names - Thursday 26 November, 2015

8 Irish celeb names we need the world to pronounce correctly
# Killy Yan
# Killy Yan

8 Irish celeb names we need the world to pronounce correctly

Nov 26th 2015, 12:13 PM 82,230 Views 22 Comments

DOUGH-NAL!

# irish-names - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

18 of the hardest Irish names to have abroad
# Muireann
# Muireann

18 of the hardest Irish names to have abroad

Oct 28th 2015, 9:30 PM 186,104 Views 63 Comments

This one goes out to all the Baldricks, Tykes and Chivonnes.

# irish-names - Monday 17 August, 2015

Can You Guess The Meaning Of These Old Irish Names?
# What's In A Name
# What's In A Name

Can You Guess The Meaning Of These Old Irish Names?

Aug 17th 2015, 9:30 PM 12,654 Views 2 Comments

Do you know your Diarmuids from your Tadhgs? Take this quiz and find out.

# irish-names - Saturday 4 April, 2015

The Americans at Buzzfeed tried their best to pronounce Tadgh, Róisín and Niamh
# Raisin
# Raisin

The Americans at Buzzfeed tried their best to pronounce Tadgh, Róisín and Niamh

Apr 4th 2015, 1:45 PM 11,508 Views 7 Comments

“I don’t even know what A’s are anymore”

# irish-names - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Nobody in the UK can pronounce 'Oisín' and it's driving Irish people mad
# Ush-een
# Ush-een

Nobody in the UK can pronounce 'Oisín' and it's driving Irish people mad

Mar 26th 2015, 9:55 AM 34,968 Views 9 Comments

Top Gear presenter Oisín Tymon’s name has been the source of great confusion for British media.

# irish-names - Monday 23 March, 2015

Can You Guess The Irish Names On These Starbucks Cups?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Can You Guess The Irish Names On These Starbucks Cups?

Mar 23rd 2015, 2:00 PM 19,000 Views 4 Comments

Poor Baric.

# irish-names - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

13 times Starbucks summed up the struggle of having an Irish name abroad
# Onion
# Onion

13 times Starbucks summed up the struggle of having an Irish name abroad

Mar 3rd 2015, 1:04 PM 14,290 Views 14 Comments

“Grande for Zaif”

# irish-names - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

VIDEO: How to pronounce Siobhán
# That's Not My Name
# That's Not My Name

VIDEO: How to pronounce Siobhán

May 22nd 2013, 4:02 PM 1,749 Views 0 Comments

It’s just like “Susan”, right?

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