Meaghan

Meaghan - A very unique female name



  Aug 17,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Meaghan appeared on the charts for the first time in 1964 on position #2512. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Meaghan and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Meaghan? 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 Meaghan. The baby girl name Meaghan was given to 6 baby girls in 2012, ranking #4814 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 235,542 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Meaghan peaked in popularity 33 years ago in 1986 on position 319.



Famous with this name

Meaghan Jette Martin
Meaghan Rath
Meaghan Roya


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Meaghan is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Meaghan is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #3,075 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #3,075.

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 Meaghan is where you live.


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Meaghan origin and meaning

Meaghan is a 7 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Meaghan, pop culture references for the name Meaghan and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Meaghan

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

Megan / Maxine / Meghan / Meagan / Mckenna / Makenna / 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
20124814
20115488
20102721
20092809
20082222
20071889
20061924
20051458
20041374
20031122
2002917
2001837
2000688
1999642
1998586
1997533
1996525
1995475
1994395
1993443
1992403
1991385
1990370
1989351
1988371
1987359
1986319
1985366
1984415
1983453
1982654
1981559
1980550
1979577
1978664
19771123
19761191
19751065
19741322
19731552
19721928
19712018
19701886
19682306
19642512

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas3075

Even more about Meaghan


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 Meaghan 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 Meaghan?

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
1986
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Meaghan
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 235,542
Letter count 7
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1964
2012 births +6

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