Top Gaelic Names for Boys

Gaelic names for boys range from somewhat familiar actors names, such as Ciaran and Domnhall, to those that are truly obscure in the States. Gaelic boys names are, of course, much more popular in Ireland. But you might just find one of the Gaelic names for boys on our list appealing.

Below, our full list of boy names with Gaelic origins. The top names below rank among the current US Top 1000 Baby Names and are ordered by popularity. Unique names rank below the Top 1000 and are listed alphabetically.


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    Callen is a unisex Gaelic name growing in popularity here. Its newfound trendiness is possibly related to the Chris O'Donnell character on "NCIS: Los Angeles", known only as G. Callen. Jazz musician Cal Tjader's full name is Callen.