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Egan meaning and name origin

Egan \e-gan\ as a boy's name is pronounced EE-gan. It is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Egan is "fire". Anglicized form of Aogán, from Aodhagán, a diminutive of Aodh. Also a transferred use of the surname.

Egan has 4 variant forms: Eagan, Eagen, Egann and Egon.

Egan is also pronounced similarly to Eoghan. Other suggested similar baby names are Ean, Eban, Edan, Ehsan, Eian, Ekon, Elan, Eman, Eran, Etan, Euan, Eugen, Evan and Ewan.


Popularity of Egan

Egan is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#1621 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Egan name for boys (2012 statistics). Compare Egan with its variant forms and related boy baby names.


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