|Remains of St. Declan's Cathedral, Ardmore|
~It is of Irish Origin, as is Baby love's name.
~St. Declan, the namesake from the 6th century, preceded St. Patrick.
~The meaning is "full of goodness" and "man of prayer".
~"Declan is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people." Via
Thank you for your input and ideas, we have greatly benefited from the different perspectives. Here's to Declan!