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Popularity
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Kerrigan

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Irish
  • Meaning: Dusky: dark A surname
  • #6679 All Time
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How popular is the name "Kerrigan" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1972550
1985660
1990770
1992880
19931587
199419190
199543367
19961111029
199793876
199895950
199982820
20001061015
20011131130
20021131085
200393876
200482766
200584840
200690900
200769690
200870700
200985850
201068680
201194940
20121181180
20131191127
20141121039

Want to know about the populiarty of Kerrigan? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,900 babies born with the name Kerrigan in the United States. That's more than enough Kerrigans to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1972 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kerrigan" was in 2012 with a total of 118 babies.

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kerrigan" is not a popular baby girl's name in Indiana. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Indiana have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of only 118 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Kerrigan" mean?

Kerrigan (Irish): Dusky: dark A surname

The name "Kerrigan" is of Irish origin and it means "Dusky: dark A surname". It's a name commonly given to boys.

K is for kindness, you always show.

E is for elegant, born within you.

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

R is for realist, the way you are.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

G is for generous, your giving nature.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Your name in reverse order is "Nagirrek". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rginekar". 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 Kerrigan popular?



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

Past life for Kerrigan born Jul 17, 1996

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Turkey approximately on 1675. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

Name poster for Kerrigan

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