Finan

Finan est un prénom masculin irlandais.

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Étymologie

Du gaulois vindo signifiant blanc.

Variante

  • Fionán (irlandais moderne)

Saints

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Source

  • Tous les Prénoms celtiques d'Alain Stéphan - Éditions Jean-Paul Gisserot - Collection Terre des Celtes (ISBN 2-87747-395-3)

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