Given Name EOGHAN

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: O-in (Irish, Scottish), YO-in (Irish, Scottish)   [details]

Meaning & History

Possibly means "born from the yew tree" in Irish, though it is possibly derived from EUGENE. It was borne by several legendary or semi-legendary Irish figures, including a son of Niall of the Nine Hostages.

Categories

green, nature, plants, trees
VARIANTS: Owen (Irish), Euan, Ewan, Ewen (Scottish), Eógan (Irish Mythology)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Eógan (Ancient Irish)
  Ireland
2015
  Northern Ireland
2015