What does Megan mean?
Associated with: greek
(female) Meganna, Mougan, ..
(male) Medon, Meganah, ..
How popular is Megan?
Megan is a very prominent first name for women (#151 out of 4276, Top 4%) and also a very prominent last name for all people (#37591 out of 150436, Top 25%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name history of Megan for girls. Megan was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its peak rank of #10 in the U.S. in the year 1994, and is presently at #308. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is a comparison of the statistics of the girl name Megan and related names. Popular related forms of Megan (#308 from current records) ranked in the Top 2000 are Maegan, Margaret (#169 from current records), Meagan, Meaghan, Meg, Meggan, Meghan (#1162), Meghann, Meta, Peg and Peggy. Adoption of these forms of Megan was more pronounced during the years 1890-1899 (adoption of 4.5%) and is now much reduced (adoption 0.2%, ▼95.6%), with forms like Meta becoming less in vogue.
Suggested similar names are Aeran, Devan▼, Jean▼, Lean, Logan▲, Mea, Mead, Meda▼, Mela, Melana, Melani, Melany▲, Mena, Mera, Merah, Meral, Mesa, Meya, Miran, Morgan▼, Pagan, Raegan▲, Ragan, Reagan▲, Regan▼, Reghan, Rhegan and Sean. These names tend to be less commonly used than Megan.