Gaelic Names Male: Find out our best list of Gaelic baby boy names along with meanings.
Gaelic Boy Names Starting With A
Adaire ― Wealthy spear or oak grove
Adare ― One who belongs to the oak tree ford
Aden ― Handsome, adorned
Ailbe ― Celtic: White; A variant of the name is Ailbhe
Ailen ― Handsome.
Ailfryd ― elf or magical counsel
Alan ― Handsome; one who is like a stone; noble
Alastar ― Defending men; a form of Alexander
Angis ― A strong and masculine man
Aonghas ― Celtic – One Choice; A variant of name is Angus
Arlan ― Gaelic – A Pledge; Old Norse – Foreigner, Stranger; A variant of name Arien
Arland ― Gaelic – A Pledge; A variant of name Arien
Aven ― Iniquity; Force; Riches; Sorrow; Gaelic – Powerful River
Gaelic Boy Names Starting With B
Bainbridge ― One who lives by the bridge near stream
Bainbrydge ― One who lives bear white water
Banagher ― Pointed Hill
Baran ― Gaelic – Noble Warrior; Russian – Ram; Forceful; Virile; Teutonic – Noble Fighter
Bayrd ― One who Sings Ballads
Beagan ― Little one.
Beathan ― Life, existence
Bow ― it means a small son. it is a diminutive of the name “Bowden”
Boyd ― one with yellow hair
Braden ― One who is as sleek as a salmon
Bradene ― One who is as sleek as a salmon; alternate spelling for “Braden”
Breandan ― One who is brave, not afraid of any sort of danger
Brendin ― Prince; the heir of the king
Brody ― A secon-born
Buchanan ― Irish Gaelic – House of the canon
Gaelic Boy Names Starting With C
Caydran ― The spirit of the battle
Caydren ― One who is in the spirit of battle
Ceili ― The one who is slender and a descendant of Caollaidhe
Chay ― A fairy tale
Cleary ― Highly educated; scholar; learned; knowledgeable; cultured
Clell ― Descendant of the wolf family
Clunie ― One who hails from the grasslands or meadows
Collan ― A young Boy who is attractive, handsome and good looking
Conlan ― Hero; one who is courageous and is admired by everyone
Conor ― One who is strong willed and has high desires for himself
Conroy ― Persistent knowledge in all aspects; a wise person who has knowledge in every field
Corey ― A boiling, frothing, foaming pool
Cori ― A turbulent, boiling pool filled with foam
Corwin ― A very close friend who is close to the heart
Coulter ― Foal; Playful; Energetic; Part of a plough
Cowell ― Descendants of Pictish people; Also a lace in the Highland region of Scottish
Craig ― It is originated from Gaelic origin meaning Bumpy and rocks.
Cray ― Productive; Creative; In Gaelic it means rough and bumpy rocks
Crighton ― Derived from “Creighton” meaning lives at a rocky place, near a border
Cronan ― Slightly dark one; Could refer to “Dark brown”
Cross ― Cross or the Crucifix
Culkin ― Uilcin’s son
Cullen ― Handsome boy
Cullin ― Good looking man
Cully ― The one who dwells in the Wood
Cunningham ― Village with Milk; leader
Curra ― Spear; Hero
Curran ― A dagger
Currie ― A dagger; Hero
Currin ― Variant of Curran
Curry ― A sharp dagger
Gaelic Boy Names Starting With D
Dace ― One from the South; noble
Dacey ― The one from noble background
Daeg ― Daylight; first thing of the morning
Daegan ― Hairy and black
Dagen ― The one who is dark-haired
Dalas ― Meadow; house
Dall ― The wise one
Daly ― Together forever
Daran ― Great personality master
Darce ― The dark one
Daren ― Great and powerful
Daric ― Oak hearted
Darick ― Strong person
Darran ― A great and superior individual
Darrbie ― The one who is free from hatred and envy
Darrick ― Strong one
Darrin ― A unique and great individual
Darroch ― Strong hearted
Darryn ― Variant of Darren
Daryn ― Great person
Dayle ― Valley; an assembly
Deagan ― A dark-black haired guy
Dearan ― A great solitary being; quiet one
Deegan ― A black-haired person
Delaney ― One who performs dark challenges
Dierdra ― One who has a raging attitude
Donahue ― A brave dark warrior; they are stable and loving beings
Donald ― A great chief who rules the world
Donaldo ― A mighty king who rules many and is efficient
Donovan ― Strong Fighter; one who is dark brown natured
Doue ― A dark and black colored person; stream
Doug ― A black person who is also as cool as the water
Doyne ― A sensitive person who is an idealistic being
Drust ― Situation of riot; they are strong
Duff ― Dark Skinned person who is capable
Duffy ― Black one; son of an elegant being
Dugan ― One who has a dark skin
Gaelic Boy Names Starting With E
Eire ― Ireland land; a Goddess of Gaelic
Elwynn ― this name means a wise friend or magical fair white being
Emerich ― this means someone with power and who is a leader.
Ennis ― this means the only choice.
Erin ― Gaelic word meaning peace; also a poetic way of referring to Ireland.
Erinn ― poets use it to describe Ireland or peace.
Erv ― high cliff or fresh water.
Ervin ― fresh water or beautiful.
Erwinn ― fresh green water or a beautiful friend.
Erwyn ― a word which in essence means a beautiful friend or green and fresh water.
Erwyna ― a feminized word which has the meaning of a beautiful friend or fresh and green water.
Erwynn ― in essence it means water that is green and fresh or a beautiful friend.
Eurddolad ― a Gaelic word for justice.
Everd ― brave boar or strong boar.
Everhart ― a Gaelic word which means as brave as a boar.
Gaelic Boy Names Starting With F
Fergie ― He who is like a rock. Also means a man who made a choice
Fillan ― A little Wolf; name of a saint
Fin ― A person who is fair and mythology
Findlay ― A little fair-haired soldier
Finley ― A courageous soldier who is fair
Firas ― A lion; Highly insightful and astute
Forbes ― A variant of the word ‘Forba’ it means a field or an arena
Gaelic Boy Names Starting With G
Galagars ― A helpful person who is glorious
Gall ― Name of an ancient saint.
Galloway ― One who is a foreigner; of another land
Galway ― Strange Gauls; a city of Ireland
Garran ― Means castrated male horse.
Gaur ― Short
Gillies ― Gillies is a male name and means The Servant of Jesus. It is of Gaelic origins.
Gillion ― Gillion is a Scottish, Gaelic male name. The meaning of the name Gillion is Servant of St. James.
Gilloman ― Gilloman is a male English name. Gilloman is a very rare name and originates from French and Gaelic name and means Young Man, The One full of Youth.
Gillon ― Gillon is a male name of Gaelic origin. Means Servant of St. John.
Gilmor ― Gilmor is a male name of Gaelic origin. The meaning of the name Gilmor is Devoted.
Gilson ― Gilson is more used as a surname than a first name and means The Bright Pledge.
Glen ― The meaning of the name Glen is From The Valley
Graer ― Gray Hiared man. In simple word it means a very intelligent person.
Gruaidh ― It means the Red king, from words ruadh (red-coloured hair or complexion) and rÃgh (ie – king). It is mostly used in Ireland and Scottish. It has many forms, such as Ruairi, Ruairidh and the most common Rory. This was the name of the last high king of Ir
Gaelic Boy Names Starting With H
Healy ― Ingenious
Heurle ― A tide of the sea
Holcombe ― A Surname in old British
Gaelic Boy Names Starting With J
Jakodi ― Oda’s child
Gaelic Boy Names Starting With K
Kael ― Kael means Mighty Warrior
Kale ― Kale means Affectionate, Calm
Kalen ― The name Kalen means Slender Man
Kalin ― Kalin name means a Slender, Fair man.
Kamren ― Kamren name means Crooked Nose
Kamron ― Kamrn means He has a Crooked Nose
Kamryn ― The name means His Nose is Crooked
Kamrynn ― Kamrynn means The One whose nose is Crooked
Kane ― Kane means Fighter, Hero
Kari ― As a female name Kari means Black haired one in Gaelic, or Nordic Free Woman. Male version of the name means Strong in French and Tremendous in Scandinavian
Karolus ― Karolus means Champion. Strong
Keefe ― Keefe means He who is Cherished
Keefer ― The name means He is Very Gentle and Noble
Keegan ― Keegan name means A thinker, Small Fire
Keenan ― Keenan means Ancient, The Descendant of the Brave one
Keene ― Keene means He who is Tall, Handsome and Sharp
Keenen ― Keenen means Ancient Gavin
Kehyrdius ― The name means Being Slender
Keighan ― Keighan means Small Flames
Kellin ― Kellin means Slender, Little
Kendon ― Kendon means The Brave Chief, The Brave Ruler
Kendric ― Kendric means Brave and Fearless Chief
Kendrick ― The name means He is a Brave Leader
Kendriek ― Kendriek means Royal Chieftain
Kendrix ― Kendrix means Royal Leader of the Clan
Kendryck ― Kendryck means Son of Hary, A Brave Leader of Tribe
Kendryk ― Kendryk menas Son a Hary, Chief
Kendul ― Kendul means Chief is Brave
Kennan ― The name means Little Ken, The Clear Water
Kennard ― Kennard means Bold and Brave Leader
Kenneth ― Kenneth means He is born from the Fiery Flames
Kennett ― Kennett means Born from Fire and Flames
Kenney ― The name means Flame Born
Kenyon ― Kenyon means Blonde, White haired
Kevin ― Kevin means He is Born as Gentle Child
Key ― Key name means He is made of Fire
Keyne ― The name means Keen Wit
Keyona ― Keyona means He Who is Leading the People
Kiel ― Kiel name means Narrow
Kolin ― Kolim means The Victorious People
Korey ― Korey means A Spear
Kori ― The meaning of the name is Dweller in a hollow
Koribella ― Koribella is mostly used as a surname, means Holder of the Spear
Korie ― Korie means a Seething Pool
Kruse ― The name means Person with a Curly Hair
Kyle ― Kyle means Triumphant
Gaelic Boy Names Starting With L
Lamonte ― One who practices law and justice, man of law
Leannan ― Gaelic word for little cloak
Lennox ― Someone who lives near elm trees
Lirkin ― Descendant of Lorcan; one who is crowned with laurel
Loch ― A Gaelic word for a Lake
Logan ― Man from the hollow
Loman ― A bare and empty place
Lon ― Person as fierce as a Lion
Lonn ― A strong, fierce person
Gaelic Boy Names Starting With M
Macarthur ― Gaelic – Son of Arthur;
Mackenzi ― Gaelic – Son of Coinneach; Son of Kenneth;
Mackenzie ― A son of the fair man
Mackinney ― God has heard me; Celtic – Son of Cionaodh; Gaelic – Son of Coinneach; Son of Kenneth;
Mael ― Celtic – Disciple; Chief, Prince
Malchom ― A servant or devotee of Saint Columbia
Malise ― A servant of Jesus
Maloney ― Gaelic – Devoted to God; One who serves St. John; St. John’s follower
Marcaeus ― A man who is like the hammer
Marcus ― A shining hammer
Matherson ― The some of the one who is like a bear
Miach ― The medical practitioner in the armed forces.
Mikenzi ― A Gaelic word that means Son of Kenneth.
Mikenzie ― the Child of a wise leader.
Milligan ― A Christianity ritual of shaving head
Monahan ― A servant of the monastery
Morven ― Gaelic – Child of the Sea; Mariner; Big Peak; Big Gap; Great; Fair Skinned
Gaelic Boy Names Starting With N
Naoise ― A beloved person who is a King; a hunter
Neal ― Zealous, adoring, zealous, fervent.
Nigel ― Victor, winner, dark, gloomy, dusk.
Nolan ― well known, celebrity or legendary.
Nygel ― A Hebrew word of something came out of the water.
Gaelic Boy Names Starting With O
Oran ― Dull color or dim color or mostly in white color.
Orin ― The additional name for Lord Mailar Lingappa.
Orren ― Short in colors or deficient in colors.
Orrin ― The color which is highly diluted with white.
Gaelic Boy Names Starting With P
Pharrell ― A superior and heroic man
Phelan ― One who is like a wolf
Gaelic Boy Names Starting With Q
Quin ― One who is intelligent and wise
Quinn ― Intelligent man
Gaelic Boy Names Starting With R
Rafer ― Irish Gaelic – Rich and Prosperous; A pet form of Rafferty
Rafferty ― Irish Gaelic – Rich and Prosperous; A variant name is Rafer
Ranald ― Form of Ronale, one who rules with counsel
Ronell ― To rule people by advise
Ronn ― He who will rule with his counsel
Ronny ― One who owns the legendary lands
Royan ― Those whose hair is red
Rusk ― Spanish – Twisted Bread; Habitational name from Gaelic riasg Marsh or Bog; A variant of Ruske
Ry ― A little king
Gaelic Boy Names Starting With S
Sayre ― Occupational name, carpenter
Scully ― A town crier
Seath ― Wolfish
Seoras ― An occupational name, farmer
Shavon ― One who is open-minded
Shea ― An admirable man, from the fairy fortress
Sheena ― God
Sheridan ― A seeker
Sheridon ― He who is untamed
Sherrod ― A wild man
Sholto ― Old Gaelic name meaning a Teal Duck
Sloan ― One with the nature of a warrior, a fighter in heart
Sloane ― He is a warrior in heart
Sullivan ― Having dark eyes
Gaelic Boy Names Starting With T
Tad ― Poet
Teaghan ― Little poet
Teague ― A handsome poet
Tearlach ― A strong man
Tennille ― The light
Tioboid ― The brave people, or brave race
Tomas ― The twin, one of a born twin
Torian ― The chief, or the head, leader
Torphin ― A male descendant of Thor
Torres ― A habitational name of a person belongs from the city of towers
Tosh ― A chief or a leader
Trinian ― A Gaelic variant of Saint Ninian from Scottish
Tristin ― Tumult
Triston ― Tumult
Trystan ― A sorrowful man; A knight of the round table in Arthurian legend
Gaelic Boy Names Starting With Z
Zayden ― Little fire