Nolan - Meaning Of Nolan, What Does Nolan Mean?

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Nolan Meaning


What does Nolan mean, popularity, numerology and more.

The name Nolan is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Nolan is "famous".  

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "little champion, chariot-fighter".

Nolan is generally used as a boy's name. It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced No-lan.

In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 81 in baby name popularity for boys with 5181 occurrences.  It ranked 6332 in popular baby names for girls with 20 occurrences. 

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


The names Nola, Nolene, Nuallan are all forms of Nolan.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Nolan Ryan.

Would you like to fingerspell the name Nolan in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Nolan 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 Nolan in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Nolan Numerology page.

Nolan Numerology
Nolan in Hieroglyhics
Nolan in Nautical Flags
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.

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