Boy name origins & meanings
- Old German : Brave counsel
Family name origins & meanings
- Irish : Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Conraoi ‘descendant of Cú Raoi’, a name meaning ‘hound of the plain’, which was stressed on the final syllable.
- Irish : Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Conaire ‘descendant of Conaire’, a byname meaning ‘keeper of the hound’ (an agent derivative of cú ‘hound’).