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Fachtna

What does Fachtna mean?

Fachtna Pronunciation of Fachtna [facht-na] as a boys' name is of Irish origin, and the meaning of Fachtna is "hostile, malicious". In the past this has been anglicized as Festus. The name of a sixth-century saint also known as Saint Fachnan.

Associated with: irish, saint.

Variations

Creative forms:
(male) Anchtna, Cochtna, ..

(female)

Middle name pairings:
Fachtna Glen (F.G.), ..

How popular is Fachtna?

Fachtna is an uncommon given name for men and also a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with similar and related boy names. The only prominent alternative form of Fachtna (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000 is Festus. This form of Fachtna was popular as a birth name 135 years ago. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Elchana, Factor, Fechin and Fiachra. Like Fachtna, these names are not commonly used.


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