Baby name Ciaran
Meaning:little dark one
Description: The name Ciaran derives from the Irish word Ciar – meaning dark or black, hence the meaning of the name. The names gets some of its popularity due to the Saint Ciaran Saighir who was an elderly bishop. He is often referred to as one of the four bishops who were thought to precede St Patrick in Ireland.
Statistics for Ciaran
From 1996 to 2015 the name 'Ciaran' was given to 4.872 Boys, representing 0,08% of the total 6.402.657 Boys registered since 1996.
Registrations by Year of name 'Ciaran'
This chart shows the registrations of name 'Ciaran' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that the registrations name 'Ciaran' varied from 57 to 514 per year.
Rank Popularity by Year of name 'Ciaran'
This chart shows the popularity of name 'Ciaran' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that name 'Ciaran' varied from rank 107 to 626.