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Gender: Female Pronunciation: CLO-dah Origin of Clodagh: Irish river name

The name Clodagh is a girl's name of Irish origin. Clodagh and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Water and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".

From the experts:

A popular choice in Ireland, Clodagh was the name of a river and later a saint. The "cloddy" aspect of the name has prevented it from spreading beyond Ireland, but that could change. Famous namesakes are singer Clodagh Rodgers and chef Clodagh McKenna.

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Famous People Named Clodagh

Clodagh Rodgers, Northern Irish singer
Clodagh Simonds, Irish singer
Clodagh Davis, Irish dance world champion x3
Clodagh (b. 2009), daughter of Irish singer Róisín Murphy and artist Simon Henwood

Pop Culture References for the name Clodagh


RedPanda1203 Says:


My friend's middle name is Clodagh. She never tells anyone because she thinks it's embarrassing but I think it's really pretty

lucyyy Says:


I love this name. I had a friend once whose name was Clodagh, we lost contact overtime but she was very sweet and I always loved her name.

CittyTK Says:


I love this name but I think the spelling might be a tad off-putting.

SimoneKadele Says:


Very nice.

mel_finch Says:


This is one of my favourite Irish names. Very pretty and charming.

Sunshine Kid Says:


Charming...and green. A sprightly Irish green.