Finley Name Meaning & Origin

Finley

Pronunciation: FIN-lee (key)

Origin of the name Finley:

Anglicized form of Fionnlagh and Fionnla, compound names composed of the Gaelic elements fionn (white, fair) and laogh (warrior, calf): hence, "fair-haired warrior." Var: Finlay.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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We call our Finley Fin. We spell it F-I-N because Finn/Fynn is currently a somewhat popular boy's name.
Finney, Phinneas, Finny cakes, Lee, Finn, Finner

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Angie Harmon has a daughter she named Finley Faith.
Finley Aaron Love Lockwood (b. 2008), daughter of American singer-songwriter Lisa Marie Presley
Finley Rae Martineau Baldwin (b. 2009), daughter of American actor, director, and producer Daniel Baldwin

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In The Great and Powerful Oz, the monkey (Zac Braff's voice) is Finley....

Finley Jayne: Main female character in The Steampunk Chronicles by Kady Cross

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