• Gender: Female
  • Origin: Irish
  • Meaning: Beautiful, Radiant

What is the meaning of the name Aoife?

The name Aoife is primarily a female name of Irish origin that means Beautiful, Radiant.

Pronounced "EEf-ya," originally from the Gaelic word aoibh, meaning beauty. Aoife was a warrior princess in Irish mythology.

People who like the name Aoife also like:

Caoimhe, Maeve, Niamh, Isla, Violet, Charlotte, Saoirse, Finn, Oliver, Theodore, Declan, Henry, Liam, Jasper

Names like Aoife:

Apa, Ahuva, Abia, Aviva, Abiba, Abu, Avi, Ababuo, Abay, Ahava, Abbie, Abbey, Abie, Afaf, Aphea, Ava, Apu, Abha, Aveah, Abhay, Avayah, Abby, Aviv, Avia, Aviya, Abeba, Avye, Aoibhe, Apphia, Afya

Celebrity Babies with this Name:

Aoife Beatrix Sullivan - daughter of Chris Sullivan and Rachel Sullivan , born 2022

Stats for the Name Aoife

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Potential drawbacks of using the name Aoife:

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1. Pronunciation difficulties: The name Aoife, being of Irish origin, can be challenging for non-Irish speakers to pronounce correctly.
2. Spelling confusion: Due to its unique spelling, Aoife may often be misspelled or misunderstood by others.
3. Cultural unfamiliarity: In some regions or communities where Irish names are less common, the name Aoife may be met with confusion or lack of recognition.
4. Potential teasing or mispronunciations: Children with the name Aoife may face teasing or mispronunciations from peers who are unfamiliar with the name's pronunciation and spelling.
5. Limited nickname options: The name Aoife does not lend itself easily to nicknames, which some individuals may prefer for various reasons.