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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Morahan

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  • A submission from Texas, United States says the name Morahan means "Great." and is of Irish origin.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Morahan

Hattie Morahan is an actress. She has been prominent since 1996. Hattie was given the name Harriet Jane Morahan by her parents Christopher Morahan and Anna Carteret on March 7th, 1978 in Lambeth.


Andy Morahan is a commercial director, film director, and music video director. Andy was given the name Andrew Morahan by his parent Christopher Morahan in London.


Caroline Morahan is an actress and television personality. Caroline was born Caroline Morahan on July 9th, 1977 in Drogheda.


Christopher Morahan is a stage and television director. His most notable accomplishments were from 1957 to present. Christopher was given the name Christopher Thomas Morahan on July 9th, 1929.


Luke was born on April 13th, 1990 in Brisbane.


Thomas was born on October 11th, 1931 in The Bronx. He left this life on July 12th, 2010.


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Popularity of Morahan as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Morahan U.S.
  White 96.50% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.04% 16.26%

Of Last Name Morahan

People with the last name Morahan are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Morahan

  • How Popular is the name Morahan? As a last name Morahan was the 59,017th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Morahan? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Morahan was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Morahan: Your name in reverse order is Naharom. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Oramhan. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Morahan? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 343 people with the last name Morahan.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Morahan? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Morahan as their last name since less than 1 person in 833k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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