Name: Fianna

Origin and Meaning of the Name Fianna

  • Meaning:
    Soldiers, group of fighters
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  • Pronunciation:
    (fee AHN ah)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Fianna)
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Miscellaneous Info for Fianna

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    From from Proto-Celtic "weino-s" ("hero"), and related to Irish "fine" ("family group").Use of Fianna as a feminine name may be inspired by the Celtic tradition of women warriors, which is a common occurrence throughout the country's history.

    Fianna is incredibly rare, but probably more likely to be used in the U.S. since it is a commonly used political term in Ireland and Scotland and recognized as such throughout most of Europe.

    The Fianna Fáil (also known as The Republican Party) is the name of the centrist conservative political party of Ireland.

    Danny Masterson and Bijou Phillips named their daughter Fianna Francis in 2014.
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