Kiernan Name Meaning & Origin
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My daughter's name is Kiernan. I like that it is a little different, but easy to pronounce.
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This is my daughter's name.
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From my research, this is a version of the Gaelic Kieran that is often used as a surname and sometimes as a boy's name in Ireland or other parts of the UK.
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Well, I have to share with the previous post because what are the odds. My mom read the same book by Heather Graham and just loved the name that we had the name tucked away for a girl for quite some time...so I am proud to say that I have a wee girl with the name Kiernan Anne.
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I originally read this name in a romance novel by Heather Graham. In that novel, it was the name of an American protagonist during the Civil War (and, I think, she was supposed to be from the South).