Niamh: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Niamh

Pronunciation of this one for non-Gaelic speakers can be a doozy: it's "nee-ev" (the closest to an Anglicized version is Neve) and means "bright." Despite its potential for phonetic mix-ups, it's a beautiful Irish name as long as your little Niamh is committed to correcting people 2,479 times a day.