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Connolly is a family name .

Origin and meaning

Connolly was originally a patronymic educated English name as anglicized form of Irish Ó Conghalaigh meaning "descendant of Conghalach". For its part, Conghalach is a nickname meaning “brave, courageous”.

Name bearer

See also

Individual evidence

  1. Connolly on (Engl.)