What does Flannan mean?
Flannan [flan-nan] as a boys' name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Flannan is "red, ruddy". Anglicized form of the Gaelic name Flannán, originally a pet form of from Gaelic Flann. The name of an Irish saint.
Related boy name: Flannery.
2 related forms via Flann: Flainn and Flannery.Creative forms:
(male) Flonan, Frannan, ..
(female) Flanfa, Flanny, .. Middle name pairings:
Flannan Duane (F.D.), ..
How popular is Flannan?
Flannan is a rare first name for males and a unique last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Flannan has not been ranked in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Annan, Brandan▼, Brennan, Cannan, Chanan, Chandan, Claran, Claudan, Donnan, Elhanan, Elhannan, Fabian▲, Fabyan, Faelan, Fagan, Faolan, Farnam, Farran, Favian, Fernan, Fiinean (see Finnian), Finan, Finian, Finna, Finnen, Finnian, Fintan, Fionan, Fionnan, Fionntan, Fiontan, Flavian, Flaviano, Flavien, Flinn, Florian▼, Floryan, Flynn▲, Frann, Frannie, Franzen, Franzin, Hanan, Hannan, Janan, Kannan, Kennan, Landan, Mandan, Scanlan, Shanan, Shannan, Tannan, Tiarnan and Yohannan. These names tend to be more commonly used than Flannan.See names in meaning and etymology.