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What does Finola mean?

Finola Pronunciation of Finola [fi-no-la] as a girls' name is of Scottish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Finola is "white, fair". Anglicized form of Fionnula.

Associated with: scottish, gaelic, white, fair (beautiful).


5 alternative forms via Fionnula: Fenella, Finella, Finuala, Fionola and Nola.

Creative forms:
(female) Fanola, Finoma, ..

(male) Finoco, Finolo, ..

Middle name pairings:
Finola Madilynn (F.M.), ..

How popular is Finola?

Finola is a rare first name for females and an equivalently rare last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with similar and related girl names. The only popular related form of Finola (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 is Nola (#767 in 2015). This relation of Finola was at the height of its popularity in the 1900s and is now significantly less popular. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Nola in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Finola and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Finola is alike in pronunciation to Fynella. Other suggested similar names are Adeola, Agnola, Amitola, Anela, Angla, Billa, Carola, Cilla, Creola, Dila, Dilla, Dinora, Dola, Enola, Fadila, Faina, Fania, Fanya, Faviola, Fedila, Fedora, Fenia, Ffiona, Ffyona, Fiala, Fiamma, Fideila, Fidela, Fidella, Fidelma, Fiesta, Fila, Filia, Fima, Fina, Finetta, Fiona, Fione, Fionna, Fiora, Fiore, Fiori, Fyona, Gisela, Giula, Iola, Izola, Janela, Jisela, Jola, Leola, Lilla, Lola, Merola, Mikyla, Milla, Nacola (see Nicola), Neola, Niccola, Nichola, Nickola, Nicola, Nikola, Nila, Nirela, Noola, Pola, Rilla, Tola, Ursola, Viola, Winola, Winona and Zila. These names tend to be more commonly used than Finola.

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