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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Finnian

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  1. A male given name of Irish origin.

Notable Persons Named Finnian

Finnian of Clonard was a saint. He holds the title Teacher of the Saints of Ireland. Finnian was born in 470 in Myshall. He passed away on December 12th, 0549.

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Finnian of Movilla was a saint. Finnian was born in 495 in possibly Ulster. He breathed his last breath in 589.

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Finnian mcNamara is an athlete for the Achill Rovers F.D.A.C.

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How popular is the baby name Finnian in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1993 5 0 5
1994 6 0 6
1995 7 0 7
1996 7 0 7
1997 17 0 17
1998 19 0 19
1999 22 0 22
2000 41 0 41
2001 41 0 41
2002 59 0 59
2003 73 0 73
2004 63 0 63
2005 111 0 111
2006 123 0 123
2007 146 0 146
2008 136 0 136
2009 132 0 132
2010 128 0 128
2011 133 0 133
2012 128 0 128
2013 127 0 127
2014 125 0 125
2015 167 0 167
2016 187 0 187
2017 171 0 171

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Popularity of Finnian as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Finnian

  • How Popular is the name Finnian? Finnian is the 6,433rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Finnian have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,174 babies born with the first name Finnian in the United States. That's more than enough people named Finnian to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Finnian? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1993 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Finnian first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Finnian is Wednesday, June 14th, 1893.
  • What year had the most people named Finnian born? The highest recorded use of the first name Finnian was in 2016 with a total of 187 babies.
  • Random Finnian Factoid: According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Finnian is not a popular baby boy's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Massachusetts have the same name as you in 2006.
  • Weird things about the name Finnian: Your name in reverse order is Nainnif. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iinnnaf. How do you pronounce that?

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