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Keegan Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Keegan is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Keegan is "fiery".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 238 in baby name popularity for boys with 1547 occurrences.  It ranked 1760 in popular baby names for girls with 117 occurrences. 

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Keegan is a variant spelling of Keagan.

Variants of the name Keegan include Kegan.

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Name Fun

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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.