Gender: Male Meaning of Conor: "lover of hounds" Origin of Conor: Spelling variation of Connor, Irish Conor's Popularity in 2019: #408

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.

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Rank in US: #408

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Thepandaprincess223 Says:


This is not a variation of Connor, Connor is a variation of Conor. In Ireland this is how they spell it.

irishdancer428 Says:


I thought this was the original way, not a variation?

Addie88 Says:


The more authentic spelling, but phonetically confusing for the American user who may mistake the pronunciation as similar to Conan.