'Sloinne' is the Gaelic translation for 'Surname', the purpose of this website is to develop a comprehensive on-line database of Irish language surnames and their English versions with the aim of promoting the use of Irish surnames by the general public and in the worldwide Irish diaspora.

This project was developed with the assistance of the body responsible for the promotion of the Irish language

Where available we will also include information on the history and origin of names. User contributions are welcome.

Surnames are provided by the following sources:

Sample Surname

  • Search Result:
    1. Son of rodán' (diminutive of 'rod', strong); an ulster surname, (Sloinnte Gaedheal is Gall )
    2. Descendant of rodán' (diminutive of rod, strong); an old surname in donegal, monaghan and clare. the o'rodains of the last-named county were stewards to the o'briens and macnamaras, and held considerable property in the neighbourhood of six-mile-bridge down to the cromwellian confiscations, (Sloinnte Gaedheal is Gall )
  • Source:
    Sloinnte Gaedheal is Gall

Variations Of Your Surname

Alternative Language

  • Gaeilge
    Sloinnte Gaedheal is Gall
  • Gaeilge
    Sloinnte Gaedheal is Gall
Coding by Maithu Design by Cillian O'Mongain Foras na Gaeilge