What does Egan mean?
Egan [egan] as a boys' 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.
(male) Eganne, Egen, ..
(female) Eganna, Eganny, .. Middle name pairings:
Egan Nehemias (E.N.), ..
How popular is Egan?
Egan is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#1458 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Egan has yet to make it into the list thus far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Egan is pronounced similarly to Eoghan. Other suggested similar names are Adan▲, Alan▼, Aman, Ban, Bran, Chan, Cian, Dagan, Dan▼, Dean, Dugan, Ean▲, Eann, Eban, Eben, Edan, Eden▲, Edin, Ednan, Edyn, Ehsan, Eian, Eidan, Eilan, Eion, Eitan, Ekon, Elan, Elgar, Elian, Elman, Eman, Eran, Ernan, Eron, Etan, Ethan▲, Euan, Euen, Eugen, Eva, Evan, Evann, Evans▼, Even, Evian, Evin, Evyn, Ewan, Ewen, Ewin, Fagan, Fran, Han, Ian▲, Ifan, Ilan, Iman, Iwan, Jan▼, Jian, Kagan, Kean, Khan, Kian▲, Logan▲, Ogdan, Oran▼, Rian, Rogan, Ryan▼, Stan▼, Twan and Zan. These names tend to be more frequently used than Egan.See names in meaning and etymology.