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First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010


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Fun Facts about the name Bogan

  • When was the first name Bogan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Bogan is Friday, May 12th, 1882.
  • How unique is the name Bogan? From 1880 to 2015 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Bogan. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Bogan: Your name in reverse order is Nagob. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Angob. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Bogan? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 8,034 people with the last name Bogan.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Bogan? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 3 of them will have Bogan as their last name.
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Popularity of Bogan as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Bogan U.S.
  White 51.92% 64.26%
  African American 42.77% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.50% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.30% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.32% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.20% 16.26%

Of Last Name Bogan

People with the last name Bogan are most frequently White or African American

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Apparently a conflation between logan (from pokelogan) +‎ bog.

  1. (Canada) Any narrow water or creek, particularly a tranquil backwater.

    bogan was also found in the following language(s): Old English and Spanish

    What does the name Bogan mean?

    Bis for busy, your never idle life.

    Ois for openness, it's refreshing!

    Gis for grand, the life you will live.

    Ais for animated, let your energetic spirit shine

    Nis for nurturing, the care you provide to all

    Past life for Bogan born Sep 18, 1940

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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 Central Africa approximately on 825. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

    You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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