Nolan – Scary Mommy

Nolan

Derived from an Irish surname meaning “champion,” so make sure to install a bunch of shelves in his room for all those inevitable trophies. Or participation medals, at least.

Nicknames:

No? … Nah.

Famous people named Nolan:

Baseball players Nolan Ryan, Nolan Arenado, and Nolan Reimold; actors Nolan Gould and Nolan Sotillo; YouTuber Nolan Emme.

Fun fact:

The classic Betty Smith novel, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, features the Nolan family as its main characters.

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