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Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. AY (Irish), EE (Irish), UGH (Scottish), U (Scottish)

Meaning & History

From the old Irish name Áed, which meant "fire". This was a very popular name in early Ireland, being borne by numerous figures in Irish mythology and several high kings. It has been traditionally Anglicized as Hugh.