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What does Pagan mean?

Pagan Pronunciation of Pagan [pa-gan] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Pagan) is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Pagan is "countryman". Pagan has come to mean heathen, someone who does not believe in the true religion. Pagan the Butler (11th century) was a Crusader lord in the Latin Kingdom of Jeruusalem.

Associated with: true (pure).


Creative forms:
(male) Palan, Pargan, ..

(female) Pagani, Pala, ..

Middle name pairings:
Pagan Benny (P.B.), ..

How popular is Pagan?

Pagan is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#1593 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Pagan has not been listed in the Top 2000 so far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Pagan name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Pagan outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Aaran, Beagan, Cadan, Cahan, Calan, Cavan, Dagan, Dalan, Daman, Daran, Dargan, Dugan, Eagan, Eaman, Egan, Fagan, Fegan, Gahan, Galan, Garan, Gavan, Gawan, Hagan, Haggan, Hakan, Hanan, Hasan, Hogan, Jacan, Jahan, Jalan, Janan, Jaran, Javan, Kadan, Kagan, Kahan, Kalan, Kavan, Keagan, Kegan, Laban, Lavan, Logan, Naman, Natan, Paden, Page, Paget, Pain, Paten, Patin, Paton, Paxon, Rajan, Reagan, Regan, Rogan, Sagan, Sajan, Taran, Teagan and Tegan. These names tend to be more frequently used than Pagan.

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