What does Flann mean?
Flann [flann] as a boys' name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Flann is "red, ruddy". From a nickname. A traditional name borne by several early Irish heroes, and also used as a girl's name before.
Related boy name: Flynn.
1 feminine form: Lynn.Creative forms:
(male) Fiann, Flaney, ..
(female) Flanan, Flane, .. Middle name pairings:
Flann Mack (F.M.), ..
How popular is Flann?
Flann is an uncommon first name for males but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#89895 out of 150436, Top 60%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Flynn (#694 in recent rankings) is the only prominent alternative form of Flann (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000. This form of Flann was favored as a baby name 1 year ago (#659) and has remained as popular to this day (#694, ▼7%). (2015 Birth Statistics)
Flann is pronounced similarly to Flin, Flinn and Flyn. Other recommended names are Alann, Brann, Chann, Dann, Eann, Egann (see Egan), Evann, Fain, Fane, Felan, Fenn, Finn▲, Fionn, Flint, Flynt, Fran, Franc, Frank▼, Frann, Frans, Franz, Frayn, Fynn, Gleann (see Glen), Glenn▼, Glinn, Glynn, Ivann, Mann, Seann, Shann, Vann, Yann and Zann. These names tend to be more commonly used than Flann.See names in meaning and etymology.