A classic Irish name, Connor is among the most popular boys' names in the English-speaking world. Easy to pronounce, the name has multiple spelling variations regarding its Ns and Os, the latter O often being replaced by an E. Indie rocker Conor Oberst, Gossip Girl actor Connor Paolo and NHL center Connor McDavid all bolster the name’s reputation as a leading man among options for boys. Nicole Kidman and Tom Cruise chose the name for their son in 1992.
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- Connor BallBassist
- Connor CruiseSon of Tom Cruise
- Connor FieldingActor
- Connor McDavidHockey Player
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