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Gender: Female Meaning of Orlaith: "golden princess" Origin of Orlaith: Irish

The name Orlaith is a girl's name of Irish Gaelic origin meaning "golden princess". Orlaith and is often added to lists like Irish Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

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In early, pre-Norman Ireland, this name was borne by both a sister and a niece of high king Brian Boru. Now, the English form Orla is more commonly used.

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Famous People Named Orlaith

Órlaith íngen Cennétig, Queen of Ireland
Órlaith Ní Maoil Seachnaill, Queen of Mide
Órlaith Ní Mael Sechlainn, Queen of Connacht
Órlaith Ní Diarmata, Princess of Moylurg
Órlaith Ní Conchobair, Princess of Connacht and Abbess
Orlaith McAllister, Irish model and reality TV personality
Orlaith Rafter, Irish actress
Orlaith Bradley, u17 CLRG World Champion

Pop Culture References for the name Orlaith

English spelling: Orla


futuremama Says:


I know it's incorrect, but I actually like the phonetic pronunciation (or-layth)