Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. NO-lən(English)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

From an Irish surname, the Anglicized form of Ó Nualláin, itself derived from the given name Nuallán. The baseball player Nolan Ryan (1947-) is a famous bearer. This name has climbed steadily in popularity since the 1970s.


People think this name is

formal   upper class   wholesome   strong   refined   strange   simple   nerdy  


Entry updated April 5, 2022