Given Name FIONN

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: FYOON (Irish), FYEEN (Irish), FIN (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

From Irish fionn (older Irish finn) meaning "fair" or "white". Fionn mac Cumhail was a legendary Irish hero who became all-wise by eating an enchanted salmon. He fought against the giant Fomors with his son Oisín and grandson Oscar.

Categories

colors, heroes, kings, legend, white, wisdom
VARIANTS: Finn, Fion (Irish), Finn (Irish Mythology)
DIMINUTIVES: Finnagán, Finnán, Fionnán (Irish)
  Ireland
2015
  Northern Ireland
2015