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Gender: Male Meaning of Finnigan: "fair" Origin of Finnigan: Irish

The name Finnigan is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "fair". Finnigan and is often added to lists like If You Like Finn, You Might Love... and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".

From the experts:

Finnigan is another way to spell Finnegan, one of the energetic Irish surname-names in vogue now. One note: While Finnigan, Finnian, Finley and so on are appealing names on their own, you don't need to use a longer form to get to Finn, which is a perfectly proper name all on its own.

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Famous People Named Finnigan

Finnigan Holden McCormack (b. 2002), son of actor Eric McCormack and Janet Holden

Pop Culture References for the name Finnigan

Seamus Finnigan, character in the Harry Potter series
Finnigan Sinister, character in British comic "Sinister Dexter" in series 2000AD
Finnigan, character in "Surrender" by Sonya Hartman