Meaning:Lover of hounds
Conor is a boy's name of Irish origin, ideal for those with furry family members and canine companions. Meaning "lover of hounds," Conor emerges from the Gaelic name Conchobhar—the title of the legendary king of Ulster. While this mythological figure is often associated with great tragedy, the name encompasses his bravery and capable rule. Indeed, many attribute the Gaelic word conn to Conor's construct, which itself means "wisdom" and "strength." Whether a lover of loyalty or wise counsel, little Conor is sure to find secure foundations for a fruitful life in the comfort of your company.
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