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Girl Names Ending with -gan

Gan ending baby names and what they mean, with 9 results. -gan names are used more often as masculine names. Usage of these girl names was at its most widespread 2 decades ago (ADOPTION OF 2.44%) and is now significantly lower (ADOPTION 0.55%, 77.6%), with names like Morgan becoming less trendy. Logan (#384), Raegan (#280) and Reagan (#97) are three of the more chic names for newborns here, while Agan (TOP 8%) and Coogan (7%) are common -gan last names.

-gan names

Brogan - Regan

Based on Irish, Gaelic language. "Sturdy shoe." Brogan (UPPER 3%), comparable to Bergan (UPPER 9%), Berrigan (20%), is a popular -gan suffix last name. Also used for boys.


Source fr. Scottish, Gaelic. "Hollow." Prominent, with usage of 0.044% for Logan as a children's name in 2016, higher than 0.042% in 2015. Unisex name.

Meegan1, var. Meegan2
Root fr. Gaelic element. "Soft, gentle." Seldom used as a birth name, Meegan exists more frequently as a surname. See also Meaghan.


Var. of Margaret. Based on Greek. "Pearl." Usage of Megan as a birth name has faded since 1994. See also Meighan.

Megan and variants

Megan2, var. Meggan, Meagan, Maygan, Maegan
Derived fr. Welsh, Greek words. "Pearl." Adoption of Megan and variants as children's names in 2016 was 90.7% less than 2006.


Derivative of Welsh, Old English elements. "Circling sea or great brightness." Cross-gender use. Morgan grew in popularity in 1994 and has become less widespread.

"Country dweller." Pagan was not a Top birth name in 2016. Gender-neutral name. Once a common medieval given name ..

Regan and variants

Regan1, var. Rhegan, Reagan, Ragan, Raegan
Derived fr. Gaelic language. .. Also possibly surname used as a .. Popular as girls' names, Regan, Raegan, etc. are comparable to the conventional Regine.


Form of Regina. Stems fr. Latin. "Queen." Used widely as a birth name, Regan is similar to the popular Megan. Unisex name.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -gan names for girls.

1. Brogan - Regan
Brogan, Logan, Meegan [Meegan], Margaret [Megan], Megan [Meggan, Meagan, Maygan, Maegan], Morgan, Pagan, Regan [Ragan, Rhegan, Reagan, Raegan], Regina [Regan]

Usage comparison for -gan names