Parishes where o'hehir and a second surname are found together
No o'hehir households in Griffith's.
|Haire||fairly numerous: E Ulster. A Scottish name but also possibly a version of Hare, ie. O'Hare, q.v.|
|Hare||Quite numerous: E Ulster, Dublin etc. See Haire, O'Hare.|
|Hehir||fairly numerous: Clare-Limerick etc. Ir. Ó h-Aichir, aichear, sharp, keen. A sept of Clare which originated with the Uí Fidhgheinte of Limerick. Mod. spell. Ó h-Eithir. Synonyms: O'Hare, Hare, Herr. IF & SGG.|
|Herr||rare: Limerick etc. Ó h-Eithir. A Limerick version of Hehir, q.v.|
|O'Haire||fairly rare: scattered. Ir. Ó h-Ír, Ó h-Éir from first name Ír (lasting). A sept of Oriel (Armagh). More usually O'Hare, q.v. MIF.|
|O'Hare||numerous: mainly Ulster and Connacht. Ir. Ó h-Ír. Ír was one of the mythical ancestors of the Gaels and a name meaning "long-lasting". A sept of Oriel (Armagh etc).MIF.|
|O'Hehir||Quite numerous: Munster etc. Ir. Ó h-Eithir, more correctly Ó h-Aichir, aichear, sharp of speech. A sept of Clare, originating in Limerick. See also Hehir & Herr. IF.|
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