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Origin & Meaning

The name Reagan is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Reagan is "descendent of Riagan".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 106  in baby name popularity for girls with 2882 occurrences.  It ranked 999 in popular baby names for boys with 205 occurrences. 

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


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Related Names

Variants of the name Reagan include Reagen, Reaghan, Reaghann, Regan, Reghan.

The names Regana, Reganne are all forms of Reagan.

Other Tidbits

Reagan falls into the royal title name category.

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Reagan in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

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

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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.