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GenderMasculine
UsageEnglish
PronouncedPron.SUL-!-vən
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Meaning & History

From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Súilleabháin meaning "descendant of Súilleabhán". The name Súilleabhán means "little dark eye" in Irish.

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currently out of the US top 1000, dark, littleness, surnames
Entry updated July 27, 2015   Contribute