Noonan

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Anglicization of Irish Ó hIonmhaineáin, from Ionmhaineán, a given name derived from the diminutive of Ionmhain ‎(beloved, dear).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Noonan

  1. A surname​.
  2. A small community in New Brunswick, Canada.
  3. A city/town in North Dakota.

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • “Noonan” in Patrick Hanks, ed., (2003), Dictionary of American Family Names (Oxford University Press)
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