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14k
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since 1880

Meaghan

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436k Megan (Welsh)
94k Meghan (Welsh)
41k Meagan (American)
9k Maegan (American)
3k Magan (Greek)

How popular is the baby name Meaghan in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1955 5 5 0
1959 9 9 0
1960 5 5 0
1962 13 13 0
1963 6 6 0
1964 15 15 0
1965 15 15 0
1966 13 13 0
1967 20 20 0
1968 22 22 0
1969 34 34 0
1970 50 50 0
1971 43 43 0
1972 44 44 0
1973 62 62 0
1974 58 58 0
1975 92 92 0
1976 88 88 0
1977 112 112 0
1978 251 251 0
1979 302 302 0
1980 341 341 0
1981 340 340 0
1982 276 276 0
1983 461 461 0
1984 514 514 0
1985 633 633 0
1986 743 743 0
1987 653 653 0
1988 642 642 0
1989 744 737 7
1990 722 722 0
1991 679 679 0
1992 628 628 0
1993 563 563 0
1994 634 634 0
1995 520 520 0
1996 452 452 0
1997 447 447 0
1998 414 414 0
1999 364 364 0
2000 342 342 0
2001 293 293 0
2002 242 242 0
2003 203 203 0
2004 155 155 0
2005 140 140 0
2006 111 111 0
2007 110 110 0
2008 92 92 0
2009 68 68 0
2010 54 54 0
2011 47 47 0
2012 30 30 0
2013 23 23 0
2014 24 24 0
2015 18 18 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Meaghan baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 13,981 babies born with the name Meaghan in the United States. That's more than enough Meaghans to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1955 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Meaghan" was in 1986 with a total of 743 babies.

According to the 1987 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Meaghan" ranks #78 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, 99 babies in Massachusetts have the same name as you in 1987. Across the entire United States a total of 653 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Meaghan popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Meaghan

The name "Meaghan" is of American origin, and it means "Pearl". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Meaghan Jette Martin

Meaghan Jette Martin is an actress and singer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Meaghan was born in 1992 as Meaghan Jette Martin in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Meaghan

Meaghan Gadd
Meaghan Moynahan
Meaghan Muldoon
Meaghan Rady
Meaghan Rath
Meaghan Garvey
Meaghan James
Meaghan Martin

Alternative Meanings

M is for mighty, your inner strength.

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

G is for glamorous, you know what to do!

H is for hope, the encouragement you give.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

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

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Past life for Meaghan born Jan 21, 1962

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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 Wales approximately on 975. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

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