Gainor
Origin/Usage
Gaelic
Pronunciation
GAY-nawr
Meaning
Fair haired
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Gainor is an English name with Ancient Celtic origins. It is probably a derivative of the Celtic name 'Mag Fhionnbhairr', which means 'son of Finbar'. The name 'Finbar' itself is a Gaelic name, derived from the words 'fionn', which means 'fair', and 'barr', which means 'head'. The name could have started as a nickname for Norse Vikings because they had fair hair.

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