[ 3 syll. fion-nua-la, fi-onnu-ala ] The baby girl name Fionnuala is pronounced as FihN-UW-Laa- †. Fionnuala is mainly used in the Irish, English, and Gaelic languages, and it is of Celtic origin. This is a modern form of Fionnghuala.
Fionnuala is a variant form of the English, Irish, and Scottish name Fenella in the Irish language.
Fionnuala is also a variant form of the English, Gaelic, German, and Scottish name Fiona.
Fionnuala is also a variant form of the Irish name Fionnghuala in the English, Gaelic, and Irish languages.
Variant forms share both the origin and meaning of the name Fionnuala.
Other forms of Fionnuala include the short forms Fi and Nuala (Irish, English, and Gaelic), the pet form Nora (Czech, English, Irish, Italian, Scandinavian, and Scottish), and the variant spelling Fionuala (Irish).
Fionnuala is rarely used as a baby name for girls. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names. Within the group of girl names directly linked to Fionnuala, Nora was the most commonly used in 2018.
† Pronunciation for Fionnuala: F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"