Irish"fair or white"
Fionn Origin and Meaning
The name Fionn is both a boy's name and a girl's name of Irish, Irish Gaelic origin meaning "fair or white".
Fionn, the modern Irish form of Finn, is more popular in Ireland these days than Finn, which is rising fast in the U.S. where Fionn is virtually unknown. Though some sources list the pronunciation as finn, others say fee-UN or fee-ON. It's the namesake of a great hero from Irish mythology, Fionn MacCumhaill, who acquired divine wisdom by eating an enchanted salmon of knowledge.
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Famous People Named Fionn
- Fionn ReganIrish singer,songwriter
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Fionn in Pop Culture
- Fionn Mac CumhaillIrish mythological hero