Name: Mainchín

Origin and Meaning of the Name Mainchín

  • Meaning:
    Little monk
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (man keen)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Mainchín)
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Miscellaneous Info for Mainchín

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  • Used in:
    Gaelic speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Derived from the diminutive form of 'manach' (a monk): hence, "little monk".

    The name was borne by several saints, including the patron of Limerick.

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