Name: Fergal

Origin and Meaning of the Name Fergal

  • Meaning:
    Valorous man, brave man
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Valorous man, brave man
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (FER gul)
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Miscellaneous Info for Fergal

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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Fergal is the anglicized form of the Irish Gaelic name Fearghal. Fearghal is composed of the Gaelic elements 'fear' (man) and 'gal' (valour), and thus means 'brave man'.

    Fergal Keane is a well-known Irish writer and broadcaster who works for the BBC.

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