The Passport Service announced Daniel and Emily are their most popular names for infant passports in Ireland in 2015.
The top ten are as follows: Daniel, James, Emily, Jack, Conor, Amelia, Adam, Liam, Noah, Emma/Mia
See full list of names at
There was 133,323 passports issued to children under the age of three.
At the announcement, Minister Flanagan said
“The list of most popular names reflects the continued overall popularity of traditional Irish names, such as Aoife and Oisín, while also highlighting the vibrant multiculturalism of today’s Ireland, with Zuzanna and Kacper the highest new entries.
A guide to How to Apply for a Passport, which takes Irish citizens through each step of their passport application and answers the most frequently asked questions, is available at https://www.dfa.ie/passports-citizenship/how-to-apply-for-a-passport/