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Gender: Male Meaning of Keiran: "little dark one" Origin of Keiran: Spelling variation of Kieran

The name Keiran is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "little dark one". Keiran and is often added to user-created lists like Star Wars Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Rate the Previous Signature!".

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While Kieran is the class and most-used male form of this name, some people spell it Keiran in keeping with the female Keira, the version popularized by the gorgeous Ms. Knightley.

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Famous People Named Keiran

Keiran Zac Murtagh, Antiguan footballer
Keiran Breslin, American soccer player

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