Of Irish origin meaning "scandal" or "scandalous" in gaelic. Generally spelled with -an in southern Ireland and -on in northern Ireland
Rebecca Scanlan sure is a hottie!
by Becscan February 11, 2013
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A lanky jewish scotsmen who drinks too much whisky and tends to shout 'GYPSY' when he see's blue ford fiestas or small people.
'GYPSY' shouted ellie scanlan when she saw rory walking through the high street.
by kirksyu December 29, 2006