MORGAN (1)
GENDER: Masculine & Feminine
PRONOUNCED: MAWR-gən (English)   [key]
Meaning & History
From the Old Welsh masculine name Morcant, which was possibly derived from Welsh mor "sea" and cant "circle". Since the 1980s in America Morgan has been more common for girls than boys, perhaps due to stories of Morgan le Fay or the fame of actress Morgan Fairchild (1950-).
Related Names
FEMININE FORMS: Morgana (English), Morgane (French)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Morcant (Ancient Celtic)
Popularity
United States  ranked #649 for boys
 ranked #101 for girls
 
England and Wales  ranked #151 for boys
 ranked #442 for girls
 
Canada (BC)  - 
France  ranked #123 for boys 
Northern Ireland  - 
Scotland  -