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Subject: Re: Question: first name Ronan
Date: 19 Jun 1998 05:19:32 -0700
> Hello, I'm from Brittany (in France) and my first name is Ronan.
> It's in fact the name of an Irish monk who came from Ireland to
> Brittany during a medieval years.
> Is this first name also used in Ireland?
A Chara Ron,
My cousin named his son Ronan. He has a very old Irish publication of
Irish names. The translation of Ronan is seal as in the ocean seal. My
cousin lives in Ireland.