What does Meagan mean?
Meagan /mea-gan/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls. Meagan's roots are Welsh and Greek, and the name Meagan means "pearl". Meagan is a version of Megan (Welsh, Greek): version of Margaret. Magan is a familiar last name.
How popular is Meagan?
Meagan is a very prominent first name for women (#705 out of 4276, Top 16%) but an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Meagan for girls. Meagan entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its peak position of #126 in the U.S. in the year 1990, but is not ranked currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shown below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Meagan and affiliated names. Megan (#308 the previous year), Meghan, Meghann, Meg, Meaghan and Maegan are the prominent related forms of Meagan rated in the Top 1000. Forms like Meggie are uncommon. Usage of these girl names reached its highest in 1991 (usage of 0.5486%) and is now much lower (usage 0.0989%, down 82%), with the versions Meghan, Maegan, Meagan and Meaghan becoming less fashionable. Megan (#308) is the most chic baby name among these. (2014 Birth Statistics)