Meaning and Origin of Lennon - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Lennon

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Boy name origins & meanings:

  • Gaelic : Cloak; little cape

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Family name origins & meanings:

  • Irish : reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Leannáin ‘descendant of Leannán’, a byname meaning ‘little cloak’ (less likely, ‘sweetheart’).
  • Irish : reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Lonáin ‘descendant of Lonán’, a personal name from a diminutive of lon ‘blackbird’.

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