Larkin Name Meaning & Origin
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Means "silent" or "fierce" and was probably used as a nickname for a "brave warrior." Sometimes equated with Laurence, Lorcan is a name in its own right. One Lorcan was the grandfather of Brian Boru, two kings of Leinster bore the name and St. Lorcan O'Tuathail, better known as St. Laurence O'Toole, was an influential bishop of Dublin and an important mediator between the Norman invaders and the Irish in the twelth century.
Larkin is another variant of Lorcan.
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Pop Larkin, Ma Larkin, and the Larkin family — characters in the British television series "The Darling Buds of May".
Vince Larkin, character in the 1997 movie "Con Air" played by John Cusack.