What does Pagan mean?
Pagan [pa-gan] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Pagan) is pronounced PAY-gan. The meaning of Pagan is "country dweller". Once a common medieval given name, Pagan fell out of favor when it became a term used for an irreligious person or someone who believed in more than one god.
Associated with: medieval.
(female) Pagani, Pargan, ..
(male) Palan, .. Middle name pairings:
Pagan Vivienne (P.V.), ..
How popular is Pagan?
Pagan is an uncommon given name for women but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#1593 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Pagan has not made it into the Top 2000 so far. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Eadan, Eavan, Hanan, Jazan, Kalan, Karan, Logan▲, Maegan▼, Maygan, Meagan▼, Megan▼, Page, Paget, Pama, Paza, Raegan▲, Ragan, Reagan▲, Regan▼, Saran and Taran. These names tend to be more frequently used than Pagan.See names in meaning and etymology.