Flynn
Origin/Usage
Gaelic
Pronunciation
FLIN
Meaning
Red haired or red complexioned
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Flynn is an anglicized form of the Old Gaelic name 'O'Flannin'. The 'O' means 'son of' and the name 'Flaoinn' comes from the word 'flann', which means 'ruddy or red'. The name probably started as a nickname for a red haired or a red complexioned person.

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Flynn Robinson - basketball player

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