First name origins & meanings:
- German: Chatter
- Irish: Powerful in battle
First name variations: Callen, Calynn, Kallan
Last name origins & meanings:
- Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó
Cathaláin ‘descendant of Cathalán’, a personal name
representing a diminutive of Cathal (see Cahill).
- Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Ailin, a
patronymic from an old Gaelic personal name derived from ail
- Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac
Cailin ‘son of Cailin’ (see Collin).
Comments for Callan