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Jan 6, 2016

17 Strikingly Beautiful Irish Baby Names That Are About To Take Over

Your friends will wish they thought of these first.

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Striking and classic. In Gaelic, it means "counsel."

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This name has a lot of beautiful pronunciations and spellings that accompany the phonetic "Nessa." There's very a poetic and more classic "NYAH-sah" pronunciation that's sure to turn heads.

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The Gaelic meaning for "Colm" is "dove," which is pretty sweet if you ask me.

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Pronounced: shi-VAWN. Totally chic.

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Such a powerfully beautiful moniker.

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Pronounced: BRAY-den. This awesome name can also be spelled "Braden," and it's not an uncommon Celtic surname.

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Any baby with this name is bound to grow into a totally classy adult.

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It means "fair." Also, it's short and to the point while also being totally cool and unique.

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Pronounced: TEER-nee. Totally romantic and timeless.

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And "Ash" is such a cute nickname.

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This name is more traditionally spelled "Cliodhna." Regardless of the spelling, it sounds so totally beautiful.

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This cool Celtic name translates to "little king," which is pretty awesome for a baby boy or girl.

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Pronounced: KEE-va. Is that not the sweetest-sounding thing ever?

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This is an alternative spelling to "Cillian" or "Cillín" since the letter K isn't in the Gaelic alphabet.

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You might want to have a baby right now so that you can claim this striking name.

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Pronounced: NEEV. How romantic?

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Completely and utterly unforgettable.

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