Saoirse: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Saoirse

This is a word name - but in Irish-Gaelic, not English - and it means "freedom." Beware, though: the general public will have ZERO idea that it's pronounced "SER-sha," so your little Saoirse will likely have a lot of 'splaining to do.

Nicknames:

SeSe, maybe?

Famous people named Saoirse:

Actresses Saoirse Ronan and Saoirse Scott; singer Saoirse Casey.

Fun fact:

Though rarely used in the U.S., Saoirse is one of the most popular baby girl names in Ireland.

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