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Meaning & Origins

English and Scottish: ethnic name for someone from Ireland, Old English Īraland. The country gets its name from the genitive case of Old English Īras ‘Irishmen’ + land ‘land’. The stem Īr- is taken from the Celtic name for Ireland, Èriu, earlier Everiu. The surname is especially common in Liverpool, England, which has a large Irish population.
2,260th in the U.S.

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Tens of Thousands
of people in the U.S have this name
20,776
to be exact
Maine
has the most people named Ireland per capita

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