What does Hogan mean?
Hogan [hogan] as a boys' name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Hogan is "youth".
Affiliated boy name: Haven.
Associated with: irish.
(male) Holgan, Hugan, ..
(female) Hogana, Howen, .. Middle name pairings:
Hogan Andy (H.A.), ..
How popular is Hogan?
Hogan is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#488 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Hogan was first listed in 1996 and reached its highest rank of #1717 in the U.S. in 2000, but is not found in the list currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with similar and related boy names. Haven (#1285 in recent rankings) is the only other popular varying form of Hogan ranked in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Hogan was widespread among parents 7 years ago (median #1526) and is almost as widespread today (#1642, 17% less usage).
Hogan is pronounced similarly to Hagan, Hagen, Haggan and Hagun. Other suggested similar names are Boban, Bogdan, Brogan, Colan, Conan, Cowan, Coyan, Dagan, Doan, Dolan, Doogan, Doran, Dougan, Dowan, Dugan, Eagan, Egan, Eoghan, Fagan, Fegan, Goran, Hakan, Han, Hanan, Hasan, Heman, Hofman, Holman, Homar, Horaz, Howlan, Hyman▼, Johan▲, Joran, Jorgan, Jovan, Kagan, Kegan, Logan▲, Loman, Loran, Morgan▼, Nolan▲, Pagan, Regan, Roan, Roban, Rogan, Rohan▲, Roman▲, Ronan▲, Rowan▲, Royan, Sagan, Sohan, Tegan and Toran. These names tend to be more frequently used than Hogan.See names in meaning and etymology.