Muireann

Meaning of the Irish name Muireann. Listen and learn how to pronounce Muireann so you can get the correct pronunciation for this Irish girl name.

MEANING: Means “sea white, sea fair.” The very appropriate name of the 6th century mermaid caught by a fisherman in Lough Neagh. He brought her to St. Comghall who baptized her which transformed her into a woman.

GENDER: Girl | Female

IRISH NAME: Muireann Muirenn

PRONUNCIATION: mur + in”

ENGLISH: Miren, Moirin

AUDIO: (Listen to the late author Frank McCourt pronounce Muireann and read along with the meaning)

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Comments

  1. Lovely name. Simply lovely.

  2. What a beau-ti-ful name! So nice!poo

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Irish Name of the Day!

Is the Irish form of Old English ead "rich" + mund "guardian", and implies "guardian of the riches." In more recent times the name has been given to honor Eamon De Valera who was President of Ireland for 14 years, the maximum allowed, from 1959 to 1973.