Looney births between 1864 and 1913


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Surname Dictionary

Looney numerous: Cork-Kerry-Limerick etc. Ir. Ó Luanaigh, (luan = warrior). Previously associated with Clare. MIF.
Luney Quite numerous: Belfast area. See Lunny & Looney.
Ó Luanaigh rare: Dublin etc. Ir.Lang. See Looney.
Ó Luanaigh Looney: líonmhar: Corcaigh-Ciarraí-Luimneach-an Clár. Bhain siad leis an gClár ar dtús. Cláiríneach dob'ea Brian Ó Luanaigh (1837-1901), file. Préamh: luan .i. cú, gadhar leis an mbrí bhreise: laoch, gaiscíoch.
O'Looney mod.nos: Clare etc. Ir. Ó Luanaigh, perhaps from luan, a hound and by extension, a warrior. See Looney. SI & SGG.
 

Districts where Looney and a second surname are found together

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Variants in the birth records, with totals

  • Looney: 1307
  • O'Looney: 21
  • Loony: 83
  • Louney: 100
  • Louny: 10
  • Luny: 7
  • Luoney: 30
  • Luney: 185
  • Luony: 6

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