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  1. Nolannoun

    A surname.

  2. Nolannoun

    A male given name transferred from the surname.

  3. Etymology: Anglicized from Irish Gaelic Ó Nualláin "descendant of Nuallán", diminutive of nuall ("chariot-fighter, champion").


  1. Nolan

    Nolan is an unincorporated community in southeastern Nolan County, Texas, United States. It lies along FM 126 southeast of the city of Sweetwater, the county seat of Nolan County. Its elevation is 2,493 feet. Although Nolan is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 79537; the ZCTA for ZIP Code 79537 had a population of 94 at the 2000 census. Nolan was founded in 1928 as a union of two communities: a previous Nolan, and Dora.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. NOLAN

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Nolan is ranked #754 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Nolan surname appeared 46,054 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 16 would have the surname Nolan.

    86.8% or 39,998 total occurrences were White.
    7.4% or 3,426 total occurrences were Black.
    2.9% or 1,340 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.6% or 764 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.5% or 267 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.5% or 258 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nolan in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nolan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of nolan in a Sentence

  1. Judge Martin Rudland:

    I have to tell you Megan Nolan that this was the worst piece of dangerous driving that I have ever witnessed in my 15 years on the bench.

  2. Leigha Brown:

    We had a bad taste in our mouth how it ended, that’s in the back of our minds this whole season. It feels great. Leading 66-65 in OT, Emily Kiser made two free throws and Brown added a jumper that gave the Wolverines( 11-1) a five-point lead with 1:23 left. Baylor( 9-2) got within 70-68 and after a turnover had a chance to tie it, but Smith missed a drive down the lane with 15 seconds left. Maddie Nolan converted two free throws with 11.7 seconds left to seal the win. Smith had 21 points and 14 rebounds for Baylor. With the game tied at 59, Baylor had a chance to win it at the end of regulation. After Michigan star Naz Hillmon fouled out with 22.2 seconds left, The Bears missed a drive by Jordan Lewis. After the ball went out of bounds off a Michigan player, Smith missed a turnaround jumper on the baseline.

  3. Getty Images:

    I don’t know if it came directly from Chris Nolan, i think it was probably a casting director of some kind, or a casting director’s assistant.

  4. John Mozeliak:

    You can personally Google Nolan and find him playing Wiffle Ball, and when big league players are playing Wiffle Ball, that just means they love the game, right? And so that’s a telltale. And then when I talk to other players about Nolan and what impresses them about him, they always came back to how hard he worked, desire to learn, high baseball IQ.

  5. Neil Paine:

    While it’s great for baseball that they’ve shaved that 25 minutes off, it’s like the difference between a Christopher Nolan movie and a regular movie.

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