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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Cagan

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Alt. Meaning

C is for comic, laughter is your tonic.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

G is for glitter, the spark that is you.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

Notable Persons Named Cagan

Cagan Irmak is a filmmaker. He has had major accomplishments since 1992. Cagan was born on April 4th, 1970 in Seferihisar.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Cagan

Phillip Cagan was a in the field of economist. Phillip was born on April 30th, 1927 in Seattle. Phillip is also known as Cagan and Phillip. He died on June 15th, 2012.


Andrea Cagan is a list of biographers and writer.


Debra was born in 1954.


Serra Çağan is a soccer player for the 1207 Antalya Muratpaşa Belediye Spor, Turkey women's national under-17 football team, and Turkey women's national under-19 football team. Serra was born on February 17th, 1997 in İzmit, Turkey.


Yasin Çağan is a sports team member for the Kocaelispor.


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Popularity of Cagan as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Cagan U.S.
  White 78.69% 64.26%
  African American 13.11% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.64% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.25% 16.26%

Of Last Name Cagan

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

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Fun Facts about the name Cagan

  • How Popular is the name Cagan? Cagan is the 71,070th most popular name of all time. As a last name Cagan was the 65,066th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Cagan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 11 babies born with the first name Cagan in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Cagan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2002 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Cagan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Cagan was in 2002 with a total of 6 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Cagan: Your name in reverse order is Nagac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aangc. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Cagan? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 305 people with the last name Cagan.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Cagan? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Cagan as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.0m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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