Colors Related to this Name: Green, Cream

Qualities Related to this Name: Diplomatic, Sensitive

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #86 in 2013 and #81 in 2014.

Famous People

Nolan Gould (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Nolan North (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Nolan Ryan (Baseball Player), Nolan Arenado (Baseball Player), Nolan Miller (Writer)


In English

Origin: Anglicized from Irish Gaelic Ó Nualláin "descendant of Nuallán", diminutive of nuall ‎(“chariot-fighter, champion”).


-( male name -comes from the last names language-), transferred use of the last name.

-(last name -comes from the Irish language-)