Gender: Female Meaning of Finola: "white shoulders" Origin of Finola: Irish

Finola Origin and Meaning

The name Finola is a girl's name of Irish origin meaning "white shoulders".

Finola, the readily accessible version of some of the more problematic Gaelic versions of the name, would make a welcome addition to the stockpot of Irish girls' names.

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Pop Culture References for the name Finola

Nola, Finella, Finoula, Fennela, Fionnala, Finnguala


fearlessfirefly Says:


It's Fuh-new-la.

deusvult Says:


I'm not cruel enough to give someone a name that sounds like granola.

Yessica Says:


Finola Bar

Hylian Wizard Says:


Reminds me of Canola oil. (We cook a lot in my house!)

Impwood Says:


I used to love this name, until my grandfather said it sounded like a medicine. "Come and take your finola!" It completely put me off.

chellemma1 Says:


I really like this name - it's very simple and straight forward and can be easily shortened to lots of cool names - Fin, Nola, Ola.

Guest Says:


I've loved this name since childhood, it's quirky and adorable.