from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A female given name.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The typical genus of Nolidæ, founded by Leach in 1819, by him placed in Pyrales, by others referred to Bombyces.
From Finola, from Irish Fionnghuala. In The U.S.A. also interpreted as a feminine form of Nolan. (Wiktionary)