in the U.S.
since 1880


  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Irish
  • Meaning: Dusky: dark A surname
  • #6679 All Time

How popular is the name "Kerrigan" in the U.S.?

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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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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 1996 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kerrigan" is not a popular baby girl's name in Indiana. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Indiana have the same name as you in 1996. Across the entire United States a total of only 111 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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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? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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


Origin and Meaning of Kerrigan

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

Alternative Meanings

K is for keepsake, you treasure your memories.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

I is for impress, for impress you will.

G is for golden, memories you share.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

Your name in reverse order is "Nagirrek". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Airenkrg". 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 Kerrigan born Jul 22, 1969

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 Southern Australia approximately on 1775. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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