First name origins & meanings:

  1. Irish: Fair-haired
  2. Old Norse: Thunder

First name variations: Finlay, Findlay, Finlea, Finlee, Finleigh, Fynlay, Fynlea, Fynley, Fynnley, Finley, Finegan, Fineghan, Fynegan, Fyneghan, Fynnegan, Fynneghan, Finian, Finley, Fyn, Fynn, Thord, Thorgeirr, Thorgils, Thorgrim, Thorkell, Thoralf, Turpin

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Finn ‘descendant of Fionn’, a byname meaning ‘white’ or ‘fair-haired’. This name is borne by several families in the west of Ireland.
  2. English: from the Old Norse personal name Finnr ‘Finn’, used both as a byname and as a short form of various compound names with this first element.
  3. German: ethnic name for someone from Finland.

Famous people who gave their babies this name: Ed Burns, Chris O'Donnell, Christy Turlington, Tori Spelling

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