Ireland - Meaning of Ireland
[ 3 syll. i-re-lan(d), ir-ela-nd ] The baby boy name Ireland is also used as a girl name, with the latter form being much more common. Its pronunciation is AY-erLaeND †. The origin of Ireland is the English-American language. The name is of the meaning one who pays homage to Ireland.
Ireland is a rarely used baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. In the past century Ireland has predominantly been a girl name.
† English pronunciation for Ireland: AY as in "side (S.AY.D)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)"