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Gender: M Meaning of O'Hara: "son of Eaghra" Origin of O'Hara: Irish

The O'Haras are descended from Eaghra -- pronounced and phonetically spelled Ara -- the lord of Luighne, the modern Leyney in County Sligo. As a name, this makes a satisfying new twist on Harry.

Famous People Named O'Hara

Frank O'Hara, American poet

Pop Culture References for the Name O'Hara

Detective Juliet O'Hara, from the TV show, Psych.
Scarlett O'Hara, main character of classic American movie and book, Gone with the Wind.
Kimball "Kim" O'Hara, title hero of Rudyard Kipling's novel, Kim (1901).
Neely O'Hara, character in Valley of the Dolls.

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