Gender Masculine
Usage Irish

Meaning & History

Means "little old person", derived from Old Irish sen "old" combined with a diminutive suffix. Saint Senán was a 6th-century monk from Munster, Ireland.

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VariantsSeanán, Senan
Surname DescendantsÓ Seanáin, Shannon, Sheenan(Irish)
Same SpellingSenan
User SubmissionSenan

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Entry added January 10, 2017