Given Name DÁIRE

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: DAW-ra (Irish)   [details]

Meaning & History

Means "fruitful, fertile" in Irish Gaelic. This name is borne by many figures in Irish legend, including the Ulster chief who reneged on his promise to loan the Brown Bull of Cooley to Medb, starting the war between Connacht and Ulster as told in the Irish epic 'The Cattle Raid of Cooley'.

Categories

food, fruits, nature, sweets
VARIANTS: Dara, Darach, Daragh, Darragh (Irish)
USER SUBMISSION: Daire
  Ireland
2015
  Northern Ireland
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2015