Meaning:Keeper of calves
Leary is a boy's name of Irish origin boasting rustic vibes with its meaning “keeper of calves.” This humble appellation is a popular surname in Ireland and the anglicized form of Laoghaire. The famed Irish patriot John O'Leary fought for the separation of Ireland from the United Kingdom and is mentioned in W. B. Yeats' poem, “September 1913.” Leary is not a popular first name, giving baby the benefit of having a unique title. Whether you wish to embrace baby's ancestry or love its farmer-chic appeal, Leary is a charming choice.
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