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'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

Hoynes
English
  • Search Result:
    1. Descendant of eoghan' (well-born); the name (1) of a dalcassian family in clare, who, according to keating, are of the same stock as the o'neills of thomond; and (2) of an ecclesiastical family at lough erne, in the diocese of clogher; now very common in ulster, anglicised owens, and known in every part of ireland, (Sloinnte Gaedheal is Gall )
  • Source:
    Sloinnte Gaedheal is Gall

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Alternative Language

  • Gaeilge
    Source:
    Sloinnte Gaedheal is Gall
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