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Origin, popularity and meaning of the name GRANNAN


Grannan : Irish:: 1: shortened form of MacGrannan an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Raghnainn a form of Mac Raghnaill ‘son of Raghnall’ a Gaelic form of the Old Norse personal name Rǫgnvaldr ‘ruler of the gods’ cognate with Reynolds.2: shortened form of Ó Grianáin see Greenan.


Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press

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