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What does Kagen mean?

Kagen Pronunciation of Kagen [ka-gen] as a name for boys. The meaning of the name Kagen is "small flame; ardent". Kagen is an alternate form of Keegan (Irish, Gaelic): historian John Keegan.

Associated with: small (little), flame.


Kagen has 2 variants: Keagen and Keegen.

3 more related forms via Keegan: Kagan, Keagan and Kegan.

Creative forms:
(male) Kaegen, Khagen, ..


Middle name pairings:
Kagen Zackery (K.Z.), ..

How popular is Kagen?

Kagen is a rare first name for men but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#85297 out of 150436, Top 57%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Kagen (outside Top 2000) are Keegan (#272 from recent data), Keagan (#797), Kegan and Keagen. Other forms, like Kagan, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Kagen was at its apex in 2008 (median #952) and is somewhat lower today (#1267, down 28.9%). Keegan has generally been popular among parents. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Keagan, Keagen, Keegan, Kegan in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kagen and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Aaren, Beagen, Dagen, Dalen, Damen, Daren, Daven, Eaden, Eagen, Eugen, Galen, Garen, Gaven, Haden, Hagen, Halen, Haven, Hazen, Jacen, Jaden, Jalen, Jaren, Jasen, Jaxen, Kacey, Kadan, Kade, Kadeen, Kaden, Kadon, Kadyn, Kaeden, Kael, Kahan, Kahn, Kain, Kairn, Kalan, Kale, Kaleb, Kalen, Kaley, Kalin, Kamden, Kane, Kannen, Kanon, Kapel, Karel, Karmen, Kasee, Kasey, Kason, Kavan, Kayden, Kaye, Kayven, Keen, Ken, Keven, Koren, Kylen, Laken, Laren, Logen, Naren, Paden, Paten, Raven, Reagen, Regen, Saxen, Talen, Taren and Valen. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kagen.

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