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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Flynn, Errol 1909-1959. Tasmanian-born American actor known for his swashbuckling roles in motion pictures such as Captain Blood (1935).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A surname of Irish origin.
  • proper n. A male given name, transferred from the surname.


Anglicized from Irish Ó Floinn, "descendant of Flann (red) " . (Wiktionary)



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