Proto-Indo-European

Faolan

Faolan is an anglicized spelling of Irish Faolán, a male name meaning “little wolf” made up of faol (wolf) combined with diminutive suffix -án. The name is pronounced something like fow-lan or fway-lan, or even fay-len; Forvo; Faolan).

Origin: Proto-Indo-European

Meaning: “little wolf”

Usage: Irish

Variants:

  • Faolán (Irish)
  • Phelan (Irish)
  • Fillin (Irish)
  • Fáelán (Ancient Irish)

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