Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. A-lyil(Irish)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Means "elf" in Irish. This name was borne by several early Irish kings. It also occurs frequently in Irish legend, borne for example by the husband of Queen Medb.

People think this name is

classic   youthful   natural   delicate   refined   strange   serious   nerdy  


Sources & References

  1. O'Brien, Kathleen M. Index of Names in Irish Annals, available from
Entry updated June 9, 2023