Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in Ireland of 2003 for girls and boys. Click on a name below to learn baby name meanings and more.

Most Popular Names For Births In the Ireland 2003:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Sean 3.067 897
2 Jack 2.735 800
3 Adam 2.691 787
4 Conor 2.410 705
5 James 2.140 626
6 Daniel 2.109 617
7 Michael 1.795 525
8 Cian 1.713 501
9 David 1.641 480
10 Dylan 1.634 478
11 Luke 1.621 474
12 Ryan 1.453 425
13 Aaron 1.405 411
14 Thomas 1.282 375
15 Darragh 1.217 356
15 Eoin 1.217 356
17 Joshua 1.203 352
18 Ben 1.190 348
19 Patrick 1.173 343
20 Oisin 1.169 342
21 Shane 1.145 335
22 John 1.139 333
23 Jamie 1.118 327
24 Liam 1.080 316
25 Matthew 1.039 304
26 Evan 1.036 303
27 Mark 1.033 302
28 Nathan 0.940 275
29 Alex 0.916 268
30 Ciaran 0.834 244
31 Jake 0.807 236
32 Joseph 0.745 218
33 Stephen 0.732 214
34 Robert 0.697 204
35 Kyle 0.684 200
36 Andrew 0.680 199
37 Samuel 0.660 193
38 Kevin 0.615 180
39 Cathal 0.581 170
40 Brian 0.578 169
41 Eoghan 0.540 158
42 Lee 0.503 147
42 Dean 0.503 147
44 Ethan 0.482 141
45 Jason 0.479 140
46 Christopher 0.472 138
46 Callum 0.472 138
48 Paul 0.468 137
49 Alexander 0.465 136
50 Peter 0.458 134
51 Ronan 0.451 132
52 Rory 0.444 130
53 Benjamin 0.441 129
54 Niall 0.438 128
55 William 0.427 125
56 Cormac 0.403 118
56 Josh 0.403 118
56 Harry 0.403 118
59 Scott 0.400 117
60 Cillian 0.397 116
61 Jordan 0.390 114
62 Gavin 0.386 113
63 Craig 0.380 111
64 Aidan 0.373 109
65 Kian 0.362 106
66 Fionn 0.349 102
67 Killian 0.345 101
68 Ross 0.321 94
68 Anthony 0.321 94
70 Sam 0.318 93
71 Alan 0.311 91
72 Kieran 0.297 87
73 Colm 0.294 86
73 Martin 0.294 86
75 Finn 0.284 83
76 Connor 0.274 80
76 Brandon 0.274 80
76 Darren 0.274 80
79 Charlie 0.270 79
80 Oran 0.263 77
81 Brendan 0.256 75
81 Colin 0.256 75
83 Tom 0.253 74
84 Tadhg 0.250 73
85 Leon 0.243 71
86 Edward 0.239 70
86 Dara 0.239 70
88 Daragh 0.236 69
89 Padraig 0.232 68
90 Keith 0.219 64
90 Jonathan 0.219 64
92 Reece 0.202 59
92 Daire 0.202 59
92 Ruairi 0.202 59
95 Cameron 0.195 57
95 Emmanuel 0.195 57
97 Karl 0.191 56
97 Diarmuid 0.191 56
97 Max 0.191 56
97 Ian 0.191 56
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Emma 2.824 791
2 Sarah 2.164 606
3 Aoife 2.039 571
4 Ciara 1.910 535
5 Katie 1.671 468
6 Sophie 1.543 432
7 Rachel 1.539 431
8 Chloe 1.471 412
9 Amy 1.464 410
10 Leah 1.410 395
11 Niamh 1.321 370
12 Caoimhe 1.275 357
13 Hannah 1.214 340
14 Ella 1.168 327
15 Lauren 1.110 311
16 Megan 1.107 310
17 Kate 1.053 295
17 Rebecca 1.053 295
19 Jessica 1.043 292
20 Emily 0.975 273
21 Laura 0.957 268
22 Anna 0.946 265
23 Grace 0.921 258
24 Ava 0.911 255
25 Ellen 0.903 253
26 Shauna 0.825 231
27 Roisin 0.793 222
28 Holly 0.761 213
29 Aisling 0.725 203
29 Lucy 0.725 203
31 Caitlin 0.686 192
32 Aine 0.653 183
33 Abbie 0.650 182
34 Nicole 0.639 179
35 Katelyn 0.618 173
36 Saoirse 0.614 172
37 Molly 0.582 163
38 Ellie 0.546 153
38 Sinead 0.546 153
40 Tara 0.525 147
41 Zoe 0.486 136
42 Erin 0.482 135
43 Jennifer 0.475 133
44 Mia 0.468 131
45 Mary 0.457 128
46 Eimear 0.446 125
46 Clodagh 0.446 125
48 Aimee 0.425 119
49 Alannah 0.418 117
49 Robyn 0.418 117
51 Elizabeth 0.414 116
52 Shannon 0.407 114
53 Orla 0.403 113
54 Abigail 0.364 102
55 Eva 0.357 100
56 Louise 0.325 91
56 Eve 0.325 91
56 Maria 0.325 91
59 Kelly 0.321 90
60 Abby 0.314 88
61 Claire 0.300 84
61 Jade 0.300 84
63 Kayleigh 0.286 80
64 Ruth 0.271 76
64 Lisa 0.271 76
66 Jodie 0.268 75
66 Alanna 0.268 75
68 Nadine 0.264 74
68 Grainne 0.264 74
70 Jane 0.261 73
71 Catherine 0.257 72
72 Olivia 0.250 70
72 Charlotte 0.250 70
74 Eabha 0.243 68
75 Lily 0.236 66
75 Sadhbh 0.236 66
77 Maeve 0.229 64
77 Michelle 0.229 64
79 Victoria 0.225 63
80 Fiona 0.221 62
80 Leanne 0.221 62
80 Clara 0.221 62
83 Heather 0.218 61
83 Alice 0.218 61
83 Alison 0.218 61
86 Danielle 0.214 60
86 Cara 0.214 60
88 Sorcha 0.211 59
88 Alexandra 0.211 59
90 Stephanie 0.207 58
91 Andrea 0.204 57
91 Faye 0.204 57
93 Naomi 0.196 55
94 Michaela 0.189 53
94 Alana 0.189 53
94 Aoibhe 0.189 53
94 Amber 0.189 53
94 Courtney 0.189 53
99 Laoise 0.186 52
100 Sophia 0.182 51
100 Isabelle 0.182 51
100 Siobhan 0.182 51