Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in Ireland of 2012 for girls and boys. Click on a name below to learn baby name meanings and more.

Most Popular Names For Births In the Ireland 2012:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Jack 2.233 831
2 James 2.077 773
3 Daniel 1.836 683
4 Sean 1.819 677
5 Conor 1.717 639
6 Adam 1.500 558
7 Harry 1.371 510
7 Ryan 1.371 510
9 Dylan 1.266 471
10 Michael 1.242 462
11 Luke 1.228 457
12 Charlie 1.161 432
13 Liam 1.148 427
14 Oisin 1.094 407
15 Cian 1.091 406
16 Jamie 1.086 404
17 Thomas 1.083 403
18 Alex 1.053 392
19 Noah 1.048 390
20 Darragh 1.045 389
21 Patrick 1.043 388
22 Aaron 1.000 372
23 Cillian 0.916 341
24 Matthew 0.903 336
25 John 0.798 297
26 Nathan 0.793 295
27 David 0.785 292
27 Fionn 0.785 292
29 Evan 0.747 278
30 Ethan 0.720 268
31 Jake 0.712 265
32 Kyle 0.677 252
33 Rian 0.653 243
34 Max 0.623 232
34 Ben 0.623 232
36 Eoin 0.613 228
37 Tadhg 0.602 224
38 Finn 0.586 218
39 Callum 0.578 215
40 Samuel 0.572 213
41 Joshua 0.564 210
42 Rory 0.537 200
43 Jayden 0.529 197
44 Joseph 0.527 196
45 Tyler 0.524 195
46 Sam 0.492 183
47 Shane 0.473 176
48 Robert 0.470 175
48 Mark 0.470 175
50 Aidan 0.462 172
51 William 0.454 169
52 Ronan 0.449 167
53 Eoghan 0.446 166
54 Leon 0.433 161
54 Alexander 0.433 161
56 Cathal 0.430 160
57 Mason 0.427 159
58 Tom 0.422 157
59 Oliver 0.417 155
60 Andrew 0.406 151
61 Oscar 0.403 150
62 Ciaran 0.384 143
63 Bobby 0.379 141
64 Jacob 0.376 140
65 Senan 0.339 126
66 Rhys 0.333 124
67 Scott 0.317 118
68 Benjamin 0.312 116
68 Cormac 0.312 116
70 Kevin 0.301 112
71 Lucas 0.293 109
72 Alan 0.290 108
73 Jakub 0.285 106
73 Donnacha 0.285 106
75 Christopher 0.282 105
76 Filip 0.279 104
76 Killian 0.279 104
78 Josh 0.277 103
79 Alfie 0.274 102
80 Tommy 0.271 101
81 Ruairi 0.266 99
82 Odhran 0.263 98
83 Oran 0.261 97
84 Leo 0.258 96
85 Isaac 0.255 95
86 Jason 0.253 94
86 Dara 0.253 94
88 Zach 0.250 93
89 Peter 0.245 91
89 Martin 0.245 91
91 Brian 0.242 90
92 Danny 0.236 88
93 Tomas 0.231 86
93 Niall 0.231 86
95 Stephen 0.226 84
95 Edward 0.226 84
97 Logan 0.215 80
98 Kacper 0.212 79
99 Anthony 0.207 77
100 Billy 0.204 76
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Emily 1.788 626
2 Sophie 1.648 577
3 Emma 1.419 497
4 Grace 1.317 461
5 Lily 1.282 449
6 Mia 1.274 446
7 Ella 1.271 445
8 Ava 1.257 440
9 Lucy 1.254 439
10 Sarah 1.228 430
11 Aoife 1.217 426
12 Amelia 1.168 409
13 Hannah 1.051 368
14 Katie 1.008 353
15 Chloe 0.985 345
16 Caoimhe 0.954 334
17 Saoirse 0.905 317
18 Kate 0.902 316
19 Holly 0.891 312
20 Ruby 0.862 302
21 Sophia 0.854 299
22 Anna 0.845 296
23 Lauren 0.828 290
24 Leah 0.820 287
25 Amy 0.723 253
26 Isabelle 0.720 252
27 Molly 0.717 251
28 Ellie 0.714 250
29 Jessica 0.674 236
30 Olivia 0.657 230
31 Roisin 0.654 229
32 Ciara 0.648 227
33 Kayla 0.565 198
34 Julia 0.560 196
34 Zoe 0.560 196
36 Laura 0.545 191
37 Niamh 0.528 185
38 Abbie 0.508 178
39 Erin 0.505 177
40 Rachel 0.483 169
41 Robyn 0.474 166
42 Aisling 0.471 165
43 Faye 0.466 163
44 Rebecca 0.463 162
45 Eva 0.457 160
45 Layla 0.457 160
47 Ellen 0.443 155
48 Cara 0.423 148
49 Freya 0.411 144
50 Isabella 0.394 138
50 Abigail 0.394 138
50 Eve 0.394 138
53 Megan 0.386 135
54 Aine 0.366 128
54 Clodagh 0.366 128
56 Aoibhinn 0.357 125
57 Millie 0.343 120
58 Nicole 0.331 116
59 Aoibheann 0.328 115
60 Maja 0.326 114
61 Sadhbh 0.323 113
62 Eabha 0.311 109
63 Charlotte 0.303 106
64 Caitlin 0.300 105
64 Amber 0.300 105
64 Sofia 0.300 105
67 Alannah 0.297 104
68 Zara 0.291 102
69 Alice 0.288 101
70 Maria 0.286 100
71 Elizabeth 0.283 99
71 Mary 0.283 99
71 Lena 0.283 99
74 Emilia 0.280 98
75 Aimee 0.268 94
75 Lilly 0.268 94
77 Hollie 0.263 92
78 Aoibhe 0.251 88
79 Victoria 0.237 83
80 Maya 0.231 81
80 Eimear 0.231 81
82 Orla 0.228 80
82 Isabel 0.228 80
84 Evie 0.226 79
85 Kayleigh 0.223 78
86 Clara 0.217 76
86 Brooke 0.217 76
88 Meabh 0.214 75
89 Lexi 0.208 73
90 Tara 0.203 71
91 Katelyn 0.200 70
91 Daisy 0.200 70
93 Amelie 0.194 68
93 Sara 0.194 68
93 Natalia 0.194 68
93 Ailbhe 0.194 68
97 Laoise 0.188 66
97 Ruth 0.188 66
97 Hanna 0.188 66
100 Maeve 0.183 64
100 Rose 0.183 64
100 Maisie 0.183 64
100 Madison 0.183 64