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Subject: Re: Chinese/Irish twins
Author: Daividh   (guest, 209.209.171.38)
Date: April 21, 2001 at 2:56:54 PM
Reply to: Re: Chinese/Irish twins by Phyllis
Hello All,

The name Finnian (or "Finnen" with a fada over the "e") means "fair-haired", and is related to the Fenian (sic) Cycle in that one of its core characters is described as "fair", and from thence assumes the name Finn. Phyllis, I think it's Finn you mean, not Fionn, since to the best of my recollection (and memory is risky) Fionn is an entirely different name meaning "jewel".

- Da.

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