Meaning:fair or pale
Shrek fans know Fiona as the feisty wife of the lovable movie ogre. The name has an Irish and Gaelic pedigree and comes from “fionn,” which means "fair" or "pale." It’s thought to have been coined by a Scottish poet in the 19th century. Despite its short history, Fiona is probably the most well-known Irish female name. Its American popularity is reflected in its upward climb on the baby-name charts
Online Etymology Dictionary, Fiona, August 2023
Medieval Scotland, Concerning the Name Fiona, September 2002
Behind the Name, Fiona, January 2022
Britannica, Shrek, fictional character, April 2020
Britannica, Finn, Irish legendary figure, June 2023
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