Gender Feminine

Meaning & History

Means "fair locks", from Old Irish ciab "locks, hair" and finn "fair, white". In Irish legend this was the name of one of the three daughters of Bec mac Buain [1][2].

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classic   formal   upper class   natural   wholesome   strong   strange   complex   serious   nerdy  


Sources & References

  1. Ó Corráin, Donnchadh and Fidelma Maguire. Irish Names. Lilliput Press, 1992, page 48.
  2. Page at https://iso.ucc.ie/Feis-tighe/Feis-tighe-text.html.
Entry updated January 21, 2022