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Brogan Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Brogan is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Brogan is "sturdy work shoe".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 6705  in baby name popularity for girls with 18 occurrences.  It ranked 1015 in popular baby names for boys with 199 occurrences. 

View the Brogan Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Brogan has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Brogan to other names.


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Related Names

The names Brog, Brogun are all forms of Brogan.

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Names Like This

Irish names usually contain a given, middle and family name.

Given names frequently have their source in the Roman Catholic faith, or are derived from the traditional Gaelic.

Some Gaelic or old Irish names date back to the Celtic origins of Gaelach (Ireland). These names find their basis in ancient pagan religions, myths, legends, and superstitions held by the Gaels.