Given Name LÓEGAIRE

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Means "calf herder", derived from Irish loagh "calf". In Irish mythology Lóegaire Búadach was an Ulster warrior. He saved the life of the poet Áed, but died in the process. This was also the name of several Irish high kings.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Laoghaire, Leary (Irish)

Categories

animals, baby animals, cows, kings, mythology, occupations, warriors
Entry updated November 18, 2011