If you are conducting some Obrien family history research then you can view the Obrien coat of arms and the name meaning and origin of the name as well as the meaning of symbols below. This is a great place to start when tracing your genealogy and Obrien surname history and will help you answer the question 'what is the meaning of my name?'
The name O'Brien in Ireland is
among the ten most frequently
found in the country. The name
derives from the tenth century
King of Ireland, Brian Boru and
there were a number of Septs, the
largest of which were based in
Counties Clare, Limerick, Tipperary
It is in these Counties that the
majority of descendants can still
A Sept is an ancient Clan-like collective describing a group of persons whose immediate ancestors bore a common surname and inhabited the same territory.
|Argent/White or Silver||Denotes Peace and Sincerity.|
|Gules/Red||'The Martyr's colour', signifies Military Fortitude and Magnanimity.|
|The Lion||Emblem of Deathless Courage|
Click Here for Wonderful Obrien
Christmas, Wedding & Birthday Gifts from Ireland. FREE Worldwide Delivery!
Get the Obrien custom-made
Plaque or Shield with the Obrien Family Crest and get a FREE GIFT
Get Obrien Coat of Arms Flag. Different styles available and free worldwide delivery.
Get the discounted Obrien High Quality Print and get FREE DELIVERY (limited time offer)