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pinWhat does Meaghan mean?

Meaghan /mea-ghan/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls has the meaning "pearl". Meaghan is a variant form, with the suffix -han, of Megan (Welsh, Greek): form of Margaret.


Meaghan has 8 variants: Maegan, Maygan, Meagan, Meggan, Meghan, Meghann, Meghanne and Meighan.

Meaghan has 5 more related forms via Megan: Meg, Megen, Meggi, Meggie and Meggy.

Kreatif forms: Meaghanna, Mighan, Myghan. [more]

pinHow popular is Meaghan?

Meaghan is a very popular first name for females (#1459 out of 4276, Top 34%) but a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Presented below is the birth name popularity of Meaghan for girls. Meaghan entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its highest rank of #368 in the U.S. in 1990, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Meaghan name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Meaghan outside U.S.

Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Meaghan and related names. Maegan, Meagan, Meg, Megan (#308 last year), Meghan and Meghann are the popular varying forms of Meaghan listed in the Top 1000. Variants like Meggi are seldom used. These girl names reached the top of their popularity in the year 1991 (usage of 0.5486%) and have become significantly less widespread since (usage 0.0989%, 82%), with the forms Maegan, Meagan, Meaghan and Meghan becoming less fashionable. Megan (#308) is the most fashionable girl name among these. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Meaghan, Maegan, Meagan, Meg, Megan in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Meghan, Meghann in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Megan, Meghan outside U.S.

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Meaghan is pronounced similarly to Meegan and Meeghan. These names tend to be less frequently used than Meaghan.