Learn your lucky leprechaun name and call out your inner leprechaun this St Patrick's Day!
This can be a fun little activity to help celebrate St Patrick's Day and bring out your inner leprechaun. Why not use your leprechaun name for the day on March 17th!
What is your leprechaun name?
For a bit of extra fun, learn what your festive leprechaun name means.
*The meanings for the first names were taken from babynames.net and the meanings for the last names were discovered on ireland-information.com*
A: Bryne, meaning "a raven"
B: Fitzpatrick, meaning "a devottee of Saint Patrick"
C: Donovan, means the colors black/brown
D: O’Callaghan, meaning "bright headed"
E: O’Dwyer, meaning the color black
F: MacDermott, meaning "free from jealousy"
G: MacKenna, menaing "fire-sprung"
H: Sheehan, means peaceful
I: Sweeney, means pleasant
J: Kavanagh, means comely, or mild
K: Healy, means artistic, or scientific
L: O’Donnell, meaning "worldly, or mighty"
M: O’Doherty, meaning "hurtful"
N: O'Connor, means Patron of warriors
O: Regan, means "little king"
P: O’Shea, means fine, or stately
Q: Whelan, means Wolf
R: Buckley, means cow herd
S: Magee, means Fire
T: Maher, means Magestic
U: Foley, means a plunderer
V: Casy, means watchful
W: Boyle, means vain
X: McGrath, meaning "son of grace"
Y: Flynn, means Bright red
Z: McLoughlin, means viking
Red: Biddy, means powerful and strong
Orange: Bree, means "higher power"
Yellow: Fiona. means fair woman
Green: Moira, means Rebellious Woman
Blue: Neve, means Dazzling
Purple: Nora, means Honor
Pink: Sloane, means Raider warrior
Black: Sorcha, means Beaming
White: Brianna, means Noble one
Gold: Caitriona, means Pure
Silver: Ciara, means Little Dark Girl
Red: Alby, means White One
Orange: Conall, means Powerful Wolf
Yellow: Fergus, meaning "man with energy"
Green: Flannery, means Red Bravery
Blue: Mannix, means Monk
Purple: Quinn, means Wise, Reasonable
Pink: Leary, meaning Keeper of Calves
Black: Rian, means Little Ruler
White: Aodh, means Flame
Gold: Cairbre, means "One who rides in Chariot"
Silver: Culkin, means "Very Learned Man"
My leprechaun name would mean: Raider/Warrior and raven.
Share this activity with all your family and friends and celebrate St Patrick's Day by calling each other by your new name!
Now that we all know our leprechaun name, let's make some cute St Patrick's Day crafts too!