Data compiled by the Irish Passport Office has revealed the most popular baby names in Ireland for 2015. Daniel and Emily were the most popular names – is your child’s name on the list?
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Based on applications for infant passports, the Irish Passport Office has revealed the most popular boy and girl names in Ireland in 2015.
The traditional Irish names continue to be popular choices for babies, particularly for boys with 6 out of the 20 top boys names being Irish.
Emily is obviously a firm Irish favourite, as was most popular name for girls in 2014 also, followed by Emma and Sophie in #2 and #3 positions.
Also in 2014, the top 3 most popular boys names (in descending order) were Jack, James and Daniel. For 2015, Daniel has now taken the #1 position.
Top 20 Boy Names 2015
Top 20 Girl Names 2015
The full list of 200 names is available on the Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade.
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Over to you! Is your child’s name on this list? Let us know their name in the comments below.