Nolan Name Meaning

Irish (Leinster and Munster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Nualláin ‘descendant of Nuallán’, a personal name representing a diminutive of nuall ‘famous’, ‘noble’.

List of People with Surname Nolan

Based on our public records, there are a total of 10,623 people with the surname Nolan. Among these people surnamed Nolan, there are approximately 1,330 distinct names, with an average of 7 people who share the same name. Jeffrey Nolan, Mike Nolan and Karen Nolan are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Nolan, with 59, 45 and 45 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that California has the most people surnamed Nolan, with a total of 958 people, and there are a total of 529 distinct names among these people. New York is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Nolan, with a total of 907 people and an average of 461 distinct names.