Given Name FIONNBHARR

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Irish
PRONOUNCED: FYEEN-wər   [details]

Meaning & History

Means "fair hair", derived from Irish fionn "white, fair" and barr "head". Saint Fionnbharr of Cork was a 6th-century bishop who supposedly performed miraculous cures. The Barry Islands off Wales were named for him.

Categories

saints, white
DIMINUTIVES: Bairre, Barra, Barrie, Barry
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Barrie, Barry, Berry (English), Baz, Bazza (English (British))