What does Brogan mean?
Brogan [bro-gan] as a boys' name (also used less commonly as girls' name Brogan) is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Brogan is "sturdy shoe". From the word "brogue", which has come to mean the Gaelic accent.
Associated with: irish.
Brogan has 1 variant: Broggan.Creative forms:
(male) Berggan, Borggan, ..
(female) Bronan, .. Middle name pairings:
Brogan Watson (B.W.), ..
How popular is Brogan?
Brogan is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#4445 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Brogan was first listed in 1993 and reached its highest position of #781 in the U.S. in the year 2011, and is at #1185 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Beagan, Beegan, Bergen, Bergin, Birgin, Boban, Bogdan, Bradan, Bran, Brenan, Brian▼, Brigham, Broden, Bron, Brown, Bryan▼, Brycen▲, Brysen▲, Brysin, Bryson▲, Cronan, Doogan, Hogan, Logan▲ and Rogan. These names tend to be more frequently used than Brogan.See names in meaning and etymology.