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Origin & Meaning

The name Conner is of Irish and English origin.

The meaning of Conner is "lover of hounds".  

It is also of Scottish origin, where its meaning is "wise".


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 229 in baby name popularity for boys with 1620 occurrences.  It ranked 12104 in popular baby names for girls with 8 occurrences. 

View the Conner Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Conner has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Conner to other names.


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Conner is a variant spelling of Connor.

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Name Fun

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Irish names usually contain a given, middle and family name.

Given names frequently have their source in the Roman Catholic faith, or are derived from the traditional Gaelic.

Some Gaelic or old Irish names date back to the Celtic origins of Gaelach (Ireland). These names find their basis in ancient pagan religions, myths, legends, and superstitions held by the Gaels.