First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Daire mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Daire

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Ireland says the name Daire means "Strength, Oak Tree" and is of Gaelic origin.
  2. According to a user from Louisiana, U.S., the name Daire is of Gaelic origin and means "Oak, oak grove and/or fertile".
  3. A user from the United Kingdom says the name Daire is of Irish origin and means "Strong as a bull".
  4. A user from Illinois, U.S. says the name Daire is of Gaelic origin and means "Pearl of wisdom".
  5. According to a user from California, U.S., the name Daire is of Gaelic origin and means "Fruitful, furtile".
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Notable Persons Named Daire

Notable Persons Named Daire

Daire Nolan

Daire was born on December 1st, 1968.

Daire Doyle

Daire Doyle is a soccer player for the Shelbourne F.C., Coventry City F.C., Kidderminster Harriers F.C., Nuneaton Town F.C., Moor Green F.C., Redditch United F.C., Bromsgrove Rovers F.C., Longford Town F.C., Bray Wanderers F.C., and Drogheda United F.C. Daire was born on October 18th, 1980 in Dublin.

Daire Brehan

Daire was born on August 7th, 1957 in Dublin. She died on August 30th, 2012.

Daire Plunkett

Daire Plunkett is an athlete for the Saint Brigid's GAA. He was most prominent from 2007 to 2007. Daire was born on January 24th, 1990 in Dublin.

Daire Quinn

Daire Quinn is an athlete for the Nenagh Éire Óg GAA.

Daire O Connor

Daire O Connor is a sports team member for the University College Dublin A.F.C.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Daire U.S.
  White 65.17% 64.26%
  African American 26.59% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 6.74% 16.26%

Of Last Name Daire

People with the last name Daire are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Daire

  • How Popular is the name Daire? Daire is the 33,129th most popular name of all time. As a last name Daire was the 72,771st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Daire have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 136 babies born with the first name Daire in the United States. That's more than enough people named Daire to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Daire? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1992 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Daire first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Daire is Thursday, October 5th, 1905.
  • What year had the most people named Daire born? The highest recorded use of the first name Daire was in 2018 with a total of 27 babies.
  • Random Daire Factoid: According to the 2018 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Daire is not a popular baby boy's name in Michigan. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Michigan have the same name in 2018.
  • Weird things about the name Daire: The name spelled backwards is Eriad. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Iread. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Daire? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 267 people with the last name Daire.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Daire? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Daire as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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