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Gender: M Meaning of Tiernan: "lord, chief" Origin of Tiernan: Irish

Tiernan is the slightly edgier and more seductive cousin of Kiernan. This is one Irish surname that is attractive but distinctive; Tierney is another, related, option.

Tiernan was a popular name in early and medieval Ireland and was borne by several kings and saints. It is currently high on the list in Northern Ireland.

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Famous People Named Tiernan

Tiernan O'Rourke (Tigernan Ua Ruairc), 12th century Irish king of Breifne

Pop Culture References for the Name Tiernan

Tiarnan, Tiarney, Tiernen, Tierney, Tiernin, Tiernon

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