Niall

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Niall
Pronunciation/ˈn(ə)l, nl/
GenderMale
Origin
Word/nameIrish
Meaning"champion"
Region of originIreland
Other names
Related namesNeil, Nigel

Niall is a male given name of Irish origin, thought to mean "champion" (derived from the Old Irish word niadh meaning warrior or champion).[1] It could also mean "cloud", "passionate" or "avid"[2]

Notable people with the name Niall[edit]

Medieval times
Modern times

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Neill Surname
  2. ^ Name Nerds. "Traditional Irish Names". Retrieved 12 October 2013.
  3. ^ Niall Ferguson - Biography
  4. ^ Niall Horan on IMDb