What does Kirwan mean?
(male) Kerwan, Kirkas, ..
(female) Kirden, Kirka, .. Middle name pairings:
Kirwan Ciaran (K.C.), ..
How popular is Kirwan?
Kirwan is a rare first name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#12410 out of 150436, Top 8%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Kerwin and Kervin are the popular alternative forms of Kirwan (not ranked). Other variants, like Kerwinn, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Kirwan reached its apex 6 decades ago (median #1350). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Kirwan is pronounced similarly to Carwyn, Corwan, Corwin, Corwyn, Curran, Keiran, Keirohn, Keirown, Kieran▲, Kieren, Kieron, Kierren, Kierrin, Kierron, Kiran, Kirone, Koren, Korin, Korrin, Kyran and Kyron. Other recommended names are Abran, Ahran, Aidan▼, Arlan, Arman, Brian▼, Daran, Darian, Dekwan, Duran, Eirian, Eirwyn, Ernan, Frean, Garan, Garman, Gilean, Girvan, Gorman, Herman▼, Iwan, Jerman, Jorian, Kadan, Kairn, Karam, Karlan, Karman, Kavan, Kaydan, Kean, Keegan▲, Kegan, Keiron, Kelan, Kennan, Kern, Kernan, Kian▲, Kiean, Kienan, Kiernan, Kilean, Kilian, Kirbey (see Kirby), Kirby▼, Kirkby, Kirklyn, Kirtland, Kram, Orjan, Rian, Sipryan (see Cipriano) and Urban. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kirwan.See names in meaning and etymology.