An original Irish and Scottish boys’ name, Connor is straight out of Celtic legend. It's derived from the ancient Gaelic word Conchobhar or 'hound lover' and was the name of a king in Irish mythology. The ‘or’ ending for Connor is considered a classic form of the name and it has also led to the cute little nicknames Ron and Nono!
Rank in the year 2015
Connor was ranked #77 in the most popular American names of 2015.
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