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Kegan Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Kegan is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Kegan is "fire".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 2155 in baby name popularity for boys with 63 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

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


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Kegan is a variant spelling of Keegan.

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Name Fun

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Just for fun, see the name Kegan in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

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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.