Given Name CONOR

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: KAHN-ər (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Anglicized form of the Gaelic name Conchobhar which means "dog lover" or "wolf lover". It has been in use in Ireland for centuries and was the name of several Irish kings. It was also borne by the legendary Ulster king Conchobar mac Nessa, known for his tragic desire for Deirdre.

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VARIANTS: Conchobhar, Conchúr, Connor (Irish), Conchobhar, Conchúr (Irish Mythology)
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