Gender Masculine & Feminine
Pronounced Pron. MAWR-gən(English)
MAWR-GAN(French)
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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 FormsMorgana(English) Morgane(French)
Other Languages & CulturesMorcant(Ancient Welsh)
Surname DescendantMorgan(Welsh)

People think this name is

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Name Days

Sweden: March 28

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Entry updated January 22, 2019