What does Finnegan mean?
Finnegan [finnegan] as a boys' name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Finnegan is "fair". James Joyce's last novel was "Fineegan's Wake".
Finnegan▲ has 1 variant: Finegan.Creative forms:
(male) Fanegan, Finnegman, ..
(female) Fingen, Finneglin, .. Middle name pairings:
Finnegan Sage (F.S.), ..
How popular is Finnegan?
Finnegan is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#3094 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name history of Finnegan for boys. Finnegan was first listed in 2000 and reached its apex position of #405 in the U.S. in the year 2015. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Ailean, Ainneas, Annan, Bannerman, Beegan, Cannan, Deegan, Donnan, Eilean, Faelan, Fagan, Fegan, Feggan, Felan, Fernan, Fiinean (see Finnian), Filian, Fillan, Finan, Finbar, Findlay, Fineas, Finenn, Fingal, Fingall (see Fingal), Finian, Finlay, Finlea (see Finlay), Finlee, Finley▲, Finn▲, Finna, Finnbar, Finnbarr, Finndlay, Finndley (see Finlay), Finnen, Finnian, Finnlea (see Finlay), Finnley▲, Finnlie, Fintan, Fionan, Fionn, Fionnan, Fionntan, Fiontan, Flannan, Frean, Freeman▼, Freman, Gilean, Gillean, Gilzean, Hannan, Innman, Kannan, Keegan▲, Kegan, Kennan, Kiean, Kienan, Kieran▲, Kilean, Killean, Kingman, Lindeman, Mohegan, Ninian, Phinean, Quinntan, Regan, Tannan, Tegan and Tienan. These names tend to be more commonly used than Finnegan.See names in meaning and etymology.