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Niall - Meaning of Niall

What does Niall mean?

Meaning of the name NiallNelsonNeilNeeleNileNelsNigelNeelNilesNeallNealleNylesNigellusNeilanNeihlTeneilNeilleNjalNilsNielNilNilsonOnealNealNeillNeils

[ 2 syll. nial(l), ni-a-ll ] The baby boy name Niall is pronounced as NIY-aeL †. Niall is largely used in the Celtic, Irish, and Scottish languages. It is derived from Celtic origins. Niall is a variant transcription of the name Neil (Dutch, English, Irish, and Scottish).

See also the related categories, celtic and irish.

Niall is rare as a baby boy name. It is not listed in the top 1000. Within the family of boy names directly linked to Niall, Neil was the most widely used in 2016.

Baby names that sound like Niall include Nealle, Njal (Scandinavian), Nahuel (Spanish), Nahyl, Nail (Arabic), Nala (English and Indian), Nalah (English), Nali, Nallee, Nalley, Nalli, Nallie, Nallo, Nally, Nalo, Naolinn, Nealy, Neelee, Neeley, and Neely.

† English pronunciation for Niall: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"


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