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Farrell Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Farrell is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Farrell is "hero, man of courage".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 7155 in baby name popularity for boys with 11 occurrences.  It ranked 17243 in popular baby names for girls with 5 occurrences. 

View the Farrell Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Farrell has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Farrell to other names.


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The name Farrel is a form of Farrell.

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Irish names usually contain a given, middle and family name.

Given names frequently have their source in the Roman Catholic faith, or are derived from the traditional Gaelic.

Some Gaelic or old Irish names date back to the Celtic origins of Gaelach (Ireland). These names find their basis in ancient pagan religions, myths, legends, and superstitions held by the Gaels.