Name: Fearghal

Origin and Meaning of the Name Fearghal

  • Meaning:
    Valorous man, brave man
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (FAR rell)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Fearghal)
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Miscellaneous Info for Fearghal

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  • Used in:
    Gaelic speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Fearghal is composed of the Gaelic elements 'fear' (man) and 'gal' (valour), and thus means 'brave man'. It was an extremely popular name amongst the early Irish. Fergal is the anglicized form of the name.

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