Name
IRISH

Name IRISH

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 119 births of Irish in the countries below, which represents an average of 1 birth of children bearing the first name Irish per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 0 birth.

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In Italiano Nome Irish   


Information about the first name Irish

The first name Irish has been assigned to:
4.20% to boys
95.80% to girls
The country where the first name Irish is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Female
This first name has 5 letters including 2 vowels and 3 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Irish

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Irish : Hiris, Hirsi, Ishir, Rishi, Shiri

Irish in Japanese *

Romajiairisshu
Katakanaアイリッシュ
Hiraganaあいりっしゅ
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Irish in Japanese
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Irish in sign language

Irish in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Irish

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English Irish (12th c.), from Old English *Īrisċ, from Old English Īras (“Irishmen”), from Old Norse Írar, from Old Irish Ériu (modern Irish Éire (“Ireland”)), further origin heavily debated but probably from Proto-Celtic *Īwerjū (“fat land, fertile”), from Proto-Indo-European *piH-wer- (“fertile”), from *peyH- (literally “fat”), akin to Ancient Greek πίειρα (píeira, “fertile land”), Sanskrit पीवरी (pīvarī, “fat”).
Adjective src :
  • Irish (comparative more Irish, superlative most Irish)
  • Pertaining to or originating from Ireland or the Irish people.
  • Pertaining to the Irish language.
  • (derogatory) nonsensical, daft or complex.
Anagrams src :
Noun src :
  • Irish (countable and uncountable, plural Irish or Irishes)
  • (uncountable, obsolete) A board game of the tables family.
  • (uncountable, US) Temper; anger, passion.
  • (countable, uncountable) Whiskey, or whisky, elaborated in Ireland.
Pronunciation src :
  • enPR: ī'rĭsh, IPA(key): /ˈaɪɹɪʃ/
  • enPR: īə'rĭsh, IPA(key): /ˈaɪəɹɪʃ/
  • (weak vowel merger) IPA(key): /ˈaɪɹəʃ/
  • Hyphenation: Ir‧ish
Proper noun src :
  • Irish
  • (uncountable) The Gaelic language indigenous to Ireland, also known as Irish Gaelic.
  • (as plural) The Irish people.
  • A surname.
Proper noun (Usage notes) src :
  • Use Irishman, Irishwoman, Irish person, etc for one singular person.
Middle English
Etymology src :
  • From Old English Īras (“Irishmen”), from Old Norse Írar, from Old Irish Ériu (modern Irish Éire (“Ireland”)).
Alternative forms src :
  • Irishe, Irisse, Ireshe
Noun src :
  • Irish (uncountable)
  • Irish
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈiːriʃ/
Noun (Descendants) src :
 

Popularity of the name Irish

Number of IRISH births per year

Total births of Irish by country

Births with the first name Irish
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
0
91
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
1
10
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
0
7
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
3
2
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
1
2
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
0
1
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
0
1

Comments on the name Irish

Personalities with the first name Irish

There is 0 personality with the first name Irish



Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Irish

There are 43 actors and actresses with the first name Irish
Irish Grinstead
Irish Mccalla
Irish Meusel
Irish Bella
Irish Amor
Irish Manzano
Irish Labod
Irish Scofield
Irish Buendia
Irish Lopez
Irish Contreras
Irish Ann Burch
Irish Fullerton
Irish Gasper
Irish Desoasido
Irish Gardner
Irish Paddy
Irish Anne Guerrero
Irish O'brien
Irish Ramirez
Irish Formeleza
Irish Lee Mallari
Irish Alburadura
Irish Chan
Irish Yes Layas
Irish Dawn Espiritu
Irish Ebina
Irish Jane Gayas
Irish King
Irish Tommy Jordan

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Irish
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Irish

Rankings of first name IRISH by country

Country ranking (boys)
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No ranking of first name IRISH (male) births over the last year available in each country
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name IRISH (female) births over the last year available in each country