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Irish Surname - Cronin

Origin of the Irish surname Cronin

The Irish surname Cronin is an anglicised version of the Gaelic name Ó Cróinín, which means "descendant of Cróinín." The name is primarily associated with County Cork in the southern part of Ireland, where it has been present since medieval times.

Today, individuals with the surname Cronin can be found throughout Ireland as well as in other parts of the world, including the United States, Canada, and Australia.

Variations of the name include Cronan, Cronen, and Cronyn.

Famous People with the Surname Cronin or its Variations

Variations of the Irish Surname Cronin

Cronin Coat of Arms

The Cronin coat of arms features a shield with three red lions on a gold background. The crest features a red hand holding a gold cross.

Cronin Motto

The motto associated with the Cronin family is "Virtute Vici," which means "Conquered by virtue."

Please Note

There is often limited information available on a specific coat of arms and motto for an Irish surname. Sometimes there are many variations, sometimes none, we have compiled a representative, but by no means exhaustive, selection. Please visit our Coat of Arms and Motto page for more information.

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