Name Element FAL

Type Word
Usage Old Irish

Meaning & History

Old Irish word meaning "rule" [1][2].

Related Items

Other Languages & Cultureswalos(Ancient Celtic) gual(Old Welsh)
Given Name DescendantsDonald, Donna, Kermit, Connell(English) Cahal, Cathal, Conall, Domhnall, Dónal, Donal, Toal(Irish) Conall(Irish Mythology) Cathal, Conall, Domnall, Túathal(Old Irish) Tutgual(Old Welsh) Donald, Donalda, Donella(Scottish) Dòmhnall(Scottish Gaelic) Cadwaladr, Cadwalader, Tudwal(Welsh)

Sources & References

  1. Matasović, Ranko. Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic. Brill, 2009, page 402.
  2. Page at https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/Reconstruction:Proto-Celtic/walos.
Entry updated January 21, 2022