Counihan



Household numbers by county in Griffith's (1847-64), as on the map

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Cork:2Kerry:31

Surname Dictionary

Counihan fairly numerous: Kerry, Limerick, Clare etc. Ir. Ó Cuanacháin, probably from cuanna meaning graceful. See also Cooney.
Ó Cuanacháin Counihan: líonmhar: Ciarraí, Luimneach, an Clár. I gCorcaigh agus Gaillimh. leis. Deineadh Cunningham de, uaireannta. Brí: féach Ó Cuana.

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