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Kiernan Meaning


What does Kiernan mean?

The name Kiernan is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Kiernan is "small and dark skinned".

Kiernan is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Kier-nan.

The Given Name Kiernan

The name Kiernan, has a wonderfully valiant quality.

A special name that is sure to be loved.

Kiernan has no variant spellings.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Kiernan Shipka.

Kiernan Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 3,457 in baby name popularity for boys with 32 occurrences. It ranked 8,583 in baby name popularity for girls with 13 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 2,929 in baby name popularity for boys with 40 occurrences. It ranked 9,791 in baby name popularity for girls with 11 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Kiernan has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Kiernan Name Popularity Page.

Kiernan Related Names

Famous Kiernans

  • Kiernan Shipka ~ Actress

Kiernan Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Kiernan.

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Kiernan Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Kiernan in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Kiernan.

Just for fun, see the name Kiernan in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

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