Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in Ireland of 2002 for girls and boys. Click on a name below to learn baby name meanings and more.

Most Popular Names For Births In the Ireland 2002:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Jack 3.066 868
2 Sean 3.059 866
3 Adam 2.818 798
4 Conor 2.642 748
5 James 2.052 581
6 Daniel 1.974 559
7 Cian 1.893 536
8 Michael 1.837 520
9 David 1.769 501
10 Luke 1.727 489
11 Dylan 1.713 485
12 Aaron 1.649 467
13 Patrick 1.293 366
14 Ryan 1.289 365
15 John 1.279 362
16 Eoin 1.275 361
17 Matthew 1.240 351
18 Thomas 1.233 349
19 Ben 1.218 345
19 Joshua 1.218 345
21 Shane 1.211 343
22 Mark 1.187 336
23 Jamie 1.176 333
24 Darragh 1.095 310
25 Oisin 1.060 300
26 Liam 1.024 290
27 Nathan 0.911 258
28 Ciaran 0.890 252
29 Evan 0.865 245
30 Jake 0.802 227
30 Robert 0.802 227
32 Kevin 0.756 214
33 Joseph 0.710 201
33 Stephen 0.710 201
35 Alex 0.682 193
36 Kyle 0.671 190
37 Jason 0.646 183
38 Cathal 0.632 179
38 Brian 0.632 179
40 Niall 0.618 175
41 Andrew 0.607 172
42 Jordan 0.604 171
43 Samuel 0.586 166
44 Dean 0.554 157
45 Paul 0.544 154
46 Lee 0.540 153
47 Christopher 0.530 150
48 Eoghan 0.509 144
49 William 0.491 139
50 Ethan 0.452 128
50 Peter 0.452 128
52 Cormac 0.449 127
53 Benjamin 0.441 125
54 Ronan 0.431 122
55 Gavin 0.427 121
56 Alexander 0.420 119
57 Rory 0.410 116
58 Scott 0.403 114
59 Craig 0.392 111
60 Callum 0.389 110
60 Alan 0.389 110
62 Josh 0.385 109
62 Aidan 0.385 109
64 Anthony 0.364 103
65 Killian 0.353 100
66 Fionn 0.350 99
66 Cillian 0.350 99
68 Harry 0.346 98
69 Kieran 0.332 94
70 Brandon 0.325 92
71 Sam 0.311 88
72 Darren 0.307 87
73 Kian 0.304 86
74 Martin 0.300 85
74 Ross 0.300 85
76 Colm 0.293 83
77 Diarmuid 0.265 75
78 Ian 0.258 73
79 Keith 0.251 71
80 Tadhg 0.240 68
81 Leon 0.237 67
82 Jonathan 0.233 66
82 Richard 0.233 66
84 Brendan 0.230 65
84 Padraig 0.230 65
84 Owen 0.230 65
87 Gary 0.226 64
88 Finn 0.223 63
89 Edward 0.219 62
90 Connor 0.215 61
90 Tom 0.215 61
92 Eric 0.208 59
93 Charlie 0.205 58
94 Oran 0.194 55
95 Denis 0.191 54
95 Daragh 0.191 54
97 Lorcan 0.180 51
97 Dara 0.180 51
99 Steven 0.177 50
99 Seamus 0.177 50
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Sarah 2.425 655
2 Aoife 2.166 585
3 Ciara 2.137 577
4 Emma 1.970 532
5 Chloe 1.911 516
6 Amy 1.796 485
7 Katie 1.548 418
8 Niamh 1.507 407
9 Sophie 1.496 404
10 Lauren 1.489 402
11 Megan 1.433 387
12 Hannah 1.363 368
13 Rachel 1.348 364
14 Rebecca 1.337 361
15 Leah 1.300 351
16 Laura 1.292 349
17 Jessica 1.118 302
18 Kate 1.115 301
19 Emily 1.029 278
20 Caoimhe 1.007 272
21 Anna 0.915 247
22 Shauna 0.859 232
23 Ellen 0.848 229
24 Nicole 0.844 228
24 Roisin 0.844 228
26 Ava 0.800 216
27 Aisling 0.778 210
28 Ella 0.755 204
29 Grace 0.707 191
30 Sinead 0.674 182
31 Saoirse 0.670 181
32 Tara 0.667 180
33 Molly 0.663 179
34 Jennifer 0.652 176
35 Holly 0.633 171
36 Lucy 0.626 169
37 Shannon 0.615 166
38 Caitlin 0.559 151
39 Aine 0.552 149
40 Orla 0.522 141
41 Mary 0.518 140
42 Jade 0.515 139
43 Zoe 0.493 133
43 Eimear 0.493 133
45 Clodagh 0.470 127
46 Ellie 0.452 122
47 Mia 0.441 119
48 Erin 0.433 117
48 Louise 0.433 117
50 Eva 0.415 112
51 Abbie 0.411 111
52 Katelyn 0.404 109
53 Maria 0.385 104
54 Claire 0.355 96
55 Lisa 0.344 93
55 Alannah 0.344 93
57 Kelly 0.341 92
58 Catherine 0.337 91
58 Eve 0.337 91
60 Alison 0.330 89
61 Michelle 0.318 86
62 Elizabeth 0.307 83
63 Fiona 0.304 82
63 Robyn 0.304 82
65 Abby 0.293 79
66 Danielle 0.285 77
66 Aimee 0.285 77
68 Kayleigh 0.278 75
68 Abigail 0.278 75
68 Ruth 0.278 75
71 Grainne 0.274 74
71 Olivia 0.274 74
73 Jodie 0.270 73
74 Leanne 0.263 71
75 Maeve 0.256 69
76 Alice 0.244 66
77 Isabelle 0.237 64
78 Jane 0.233 63
78 Alexandra 0.233 63
80 Lara 0.230 62
80 Alanna 0.230 62
82 Emer 0.222 60
83 Courtney 0.218 59
83 Victoria 0.218 59
85 Andrea 0.215 58
85 Lily 0.215 58
87 Siobhan 0.207 56
87 Zara 0.207 56
89 Nadine 0.204 55
89 Rachael 0.204 55
91 Sara 0.200 54
91 Charlotte 0.200 54
93 Heather 0.196 53
94 Stephanie 0.193 52
94 Ailbhe 0.193 52
94 Michaela 0.193 52
94 Isabel 0.193 52
94 Sadhbh 0.193 52
99 Eabha 0.189 51
100 Laoise 0.185 50