Bannon Meaning and Origin

The name Bannon is a boy’s name meaning “son of fair-haired one” and is of English origin. The name “Bannon” is primarily a surname of Irish origin. It is derived from the Gaelic name “Ó Banáin,” which means “son of Banán.” The Gaelic personal name “Banán” is a diminutive form of “Ban,” meaning “white” or “fair.” The Bannon surname is predominantly found in Ireland and is particularly associated with the province of Connacht. It is most common in counties Roscommon, Longford, and Westmeath. The Bannons are an ancient Gaelic family and have a long history in Ireland. In addition to being a surname, “Bannon” can also be used as a given name, though it is less common in that usage.

Names similar to Bannon:


Posts with the name Bannon:


Get the Latest

Share via
Copy link
Powered by Social Snap