Fiona

Pronunciation: fe-e-o-hna-h
Origin: Ireland
gender-female
Author

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Northern Europe

Fiona is a feminine given name with an Irish and Gaelic pedigree, meaning "white," "fair," or "pale". It originates from the Gaelic word "fionn" and is related to the Irish girl name Fíona. The name gained popularity in the 19th century when it was possibly coined by Scottish poet James MacPherson. Fiona has been a well-known Irish female name since then and has gained popularity in England and the United States. The name Fiona has a beautiful meaning, symbolizing "white" or "fair". It is associated with Gaelic traditions of Ireland and Scotland, and it is believed to have been created by Scottish poet James MacPherson in the 18th century. Fiona has become popular in various forms, such as the Latinized form of the Gaelic word "fionn" or an Anglicization of the Irish name Fíona. The name is often associated with Princess Fiona from the Shrek movies, which has contributed to its popularity.

Fiona Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Fiona is currently #397 on Kiindred
gender-female Girl: Fiona is currently #214 on Kiindred Girl Names
gender-male Overall Nature: Fiona is currently #129 on Kiindred Nature Names
gender-female Girl Nature: Fiona is currently #82 on Kiindred Girl Nature Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Fiona is currently #394 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-female Girl Unique: Fiona is currently #214 on Kiindred Girl Unique Names

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