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Origin & Meaning

The name Finn is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Finn is "white, fair".  

It is also of German origin, where its meaning is "from Finland" and Scandinavian origin, where its meaning is "from finland".


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 234 in baby name popularity for boys with 1567 occurrences.  It ranked 6751 in popular baby names for girls with 18 occurrences. 

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


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Related Names

Finn is a form of the name Fionn.

Other Tidbits

Finn falls into the cool name category.

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Finn in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Finn.

Just for fun, see the name Finn in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Finn in Nautical Flags page.

Names Like This

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.