Houlihan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hUallacháin ‘descendant of Uallachán’, a personal name from a diminutive of úallach ‘proud’, ‘arrogant’.

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List of People with Surname Houlihan

According to our database, there are a total of 1,415 people with the surname Houlihan. Among these people surnamed Houlihan, there are about 282 distinct names, with an average of 5 people who have the same name. James Houlihan, John Houlihan and Joseph Houlihan are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Houlihan, with 30, 30 and 30 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that Massachusetts has the largest number of people surnamed Houlihan, with a total of 160 people, and there are a total of 101 distinct names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Houlihan, with a total of 151 people and an average of 100 distinct names.