Niall: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Niall

The Irish variation of the name Neil, which means "cloud." And like the meaning of his name, your little Niall will look innocent enough, but will throw shade and rain on your parade from time to time.

Nicknames:

You're pretty much limited to just Niall.

Famous people named Niall:

Singer Niall Horan; actors Niall Matter, Niall Sheehy, and Niall MacGinnis; English historian Niall Ferguson.

Fun fact:

This name has belonged to several ancient High Kings of Ireland.

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