Gender: Male Pronunciation: DEER-muht Meaning of Diarmaid: "free man" Origin of Diarmaid: Irish

The name Diarmaid is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "free man". Diarmaid and is often added to lists like Mythology Boy Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Match the Sibsets!".

From the experts:

This authentic form of the name of an Irish mythological hero with the power to make women fall instantly in love with him would work far better here as the Anglicized Dermot.

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RoddyThlayli Says:


After knowing a Great Dane called this, I find it difficult to imagine on a human.