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Meaning & History

Anglicized form of the Irish surname Ó Leannáin, which means "descendant of Leannán". The name Leannán means "lover" in Gaelic. This surname was borne by musician John Lennon (1940-1980), a member of the Beatles.

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musicians, surnames, world leaders
Entry updated May 31, 2018   Contribute