Spelling variation of Connor, Irish
"lover of hounds"

Conor Origin and Meaning

The name Conor is a boy's name meaning "lover of hounds".

Conor's more popular brother name Connor has been in the Top 100 for long enough that both are ready to make way for a new generation of Irish boys' names.

# 619 in the US

Conor Rank in US Top 1000

# 1687 on Nameberry

Conor Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Conor Popularity

Famous People Named Conor

  • Conor Mullen OberstAmerican singer,songwriter of Bright Eyes
  • Conor Anthony McGregorIrish mixed martial artist
  • Conor Cruise O'BrienIrish Senator, historian and author
  • Conor Patrick CaseyAmerican soccer player
  • Conor O'Brian (born Ryan Parmeter)American pro wrestler
  • Conor James DwyerAmerican Olympic swimmer
  • Conor DalyAmerican racing driver
  • Conor Michael GillaspieAmerican baseball player
  • Conor Sims JacksonAmerican baseball player
  • Conor ShearyAmerican ice hockey player
  • Conor GrennanAmerican author and international aid worker
  • Conor Paul MaynardEnglish singer,songwriter
  • Conor Deasylead singer of Irish band The Thrills
  • Conor BradyIrish journalist and newspaper editor
  • Conor Malachy PopeIrish journalist
  • Conor O'CleryIrish journalist and author
  • Conor LenihanIrish politician
  • Conor Terence MurphyNorthern Irish MP
  • Conor ShanoskyAmerican soccer player
  • Conor MacNeillNorthern Irish actor
  • Conor NilandIrish tennis player
  • Conor McPhersonIrish playwright and director
  • Conor KnightonAmerican actor
  • Conor Kennedygrandson of U.S. Senator Robert F. Kennedy
  • Conor Jack McGregorJr. (b. 2017), son of mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor

Conor in Pop Culture

  • Conor Larkinmain character in "Trinity" by Leon Uris
  • Conor Flahertycharacter on British soap "EastEnders"
  • Conor McGrathcharacter on TV's "Gideon's Crossing"
  • Conor Grogancharacter in John Grogan's "Marley & Me"
  • Conor Barrycharacter in movie "He's Just Not That Into You"
  • Conor O'Neillcharacter in movie "Hardball"
  • Conor O'Malleycharacter in book/movie "A Monster Calls"
  • Conor "Cosmo" Lawlorcharacter in movie "Sing Street"
  • Conormain character on TV's "Roar"
  • Conorcharacter on TV's "Gamer's Guide to Pretty Much Everything"
  • Conorcharacter from "Spirit Animals"