Meagan

Meagan - A very unique female name



  Jun 16,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Meagan appeared on the charts for the first time in 1967 on position #2602. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Meagan and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Meagan? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Meagan. The baby girl name Meagan was given to 80 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1628 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 17,666 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Meagan peaked in popularity 30 years ago in 1989 on position 120.



Famous with this name

Meagan Good
Meagan Tandy
Meagan Smith


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Meagan is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Meagan is currently topping the baby name charts in Mississippi at position #347 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,260.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Meagan is where you live.


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Meagan origin and meaning

Meagan is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Meagan, pop culture references for the name Meagan and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Meagan

We've found the following names that sound similar to Meagan, sorted by popularity.

Megan / Maxine / Meghan / Mckenna / Makenna / Meaghan / Maegan / Makena / Meghann / Magen /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121628
20111543
20101557
20091313
20081049
2007822
2006752
2005644
2004583
2003491
2002448
2001399
2000355
1999294
1998262
1997233
1996193
1995203
1994169
1993162
1992157
1991130
1990126
1989120
1988141
1987136
1986123
1985132
1984164
1983208
1982289
1981286
1980331
1979447
1978489
1977498
1976589
1975671
1974816
19731217
19721649
19712382
19701606
19691681
19681796
19672602

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Mississippi347
Alabama749
Texas1041
Georgia1117
Michigan1340
Florida1504
Illinois1809
New York2140
California2260

Even more about Meagan


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Meagan a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Meagan?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1989
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Meagan
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 17,666
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1967
2012 births +80

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