Ahern Family History
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Ahern Name Meaning
Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEachthighearna ‘descendant of Eachthighearna’, a personal name meaning ‘lord of horses’, from each ‘horse’ + tighearna ‘master, lord’. In Ireland, the name is most common in the southwest. Compare Hearn.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Hearn, Shera, Ahr, Thein, Bern, Avery, Hern, Dern, Shean, Cherne