Meaning of the Irish name Conlaoch. Listen and learn how to pronounce Conlaoch so you can get the correct pronunciation for this Irish boy name.
MEANING: From conn “”chief”” + laoch “”hero”” meaning “”highest chief.”” One of the earliest holders of the name was the son of Cuchulainn (read the legend) and Aoife and in mythology “”Conlaoch’s Well”” was the source of great inspiration and knowledge, for “”The Salmon of Knowledge”” (read the legend) swam in its waters. The salmon had eaten the magical nuts that fell from the nine hazel trees that grew above the well so whosoever ate the salmon received its great powers.
GENDER: Boy | Male
IRISH NAME: Conlaoch Conleth Connla Conla
AUDIO: (Listen to the late author Frank McCourt pronounce Conlaoch and read along with the meaning)