Male, P names, Proto-Celtic, Surname names, Virtues/Attributes


Penn comes from an English surname, a habitational name for someone who came from a place called Penn, which seems to be derived from a Proto-Celtic source meaning “head; chief” though I’ve also seen it listed as possibly meaning “hill”. It could also be derived from an occupational name for someone who was either a shepherd or who impounded animals for a living.

Origin: Proto-Celtic



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