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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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Carrigan" is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2008. Across the entire United States a total of only 42 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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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 gulf coast area? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Carrigan" mean? The list below shows the origins of Carrigan as well as things modernly associated with the name Carrigan such as celebrities named Carrigan.

Irish

Origin and Meaning of Carrigan

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

Alternative Meanings

C is for compassion, your finest side.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

G is for glamorous, you know what to do!

A is for activities, for you have many.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

Your name in reverse order is "Nagirrac". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Incargra". 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.

Past life for Carrigan born Aug 2, 1964

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 Romania approximately on 1275. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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