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in the U.S.
since 1880

Carrigan

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Irish
  • Meaning: Spear
  • #10460 All Time
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How popular is the name "Carrigan" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1994550
199527270
199686815
199748435
199858580
199937370
200050500
200136360
200242420
200336360
200445450
200534340
200634340
200744440
200842420
200949490
201062620
201146460
201248480
201360600
201450500

Want to know about the populiarty of Carrigan? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 939 babies born with the name Carrigan in the United States. That's more than enough Carrigans to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1994 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Carrigan" was in 1996 with a total of 81 babies.

According to the 1998 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Carrigan" is not a popular baby girl's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, only 5 babies in South Carolina have the same name as you in 1998. Across the entire United States a total of only 58 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Carrigan" mean?

Carrigan (Irish): Spear

The name "Carrigan" is of Irish origin and it means "Spear". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

C is for confident, no doubts here!

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

I is for ideals, no higher!

G is for goal, your eye on the future.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Your name in reverse order is "Nagirrac". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Agiacrrn". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Where is the name Carrigan popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Carrigan in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Carrigan born Oct 15, 1995

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Spain approximately on 375. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.

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