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)
United States  ranked #662 for boys
 ranked #100 for girls
England/Wales  ranked #138 for boys
 ranked #372 for girls
Canada (BC)  - 
France  ranked #124 for boys 
Northern Ireland  - 
Scotland  -