Morghan

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Morghan

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  • According to a user from Germany, the name Morghan is of African origin and means "Gift from God".
  • A user from Ohio, United States says the name Morghan is of Celtic origin and means "Morghan is a variation of the name Morgan It is derived from mor which means 'sea' ; cant 'edge, circle, completion' ; geni 'to be born, bright one' May also come from the Irish name Muiren which means "born of the sea" in Gaelic".
  • A user from Indiana, United States says the name Morghan means "Horse".

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1981 6 6 0
1982 5 5 0
1983 7 7 0
1984 10 10 0
1985 7 7 0
1986 7 7 0
1987 14 14 0
1988 10 10 0
1989 15 15 0
1990 25 25 0
1991 30 30 0
1992 33 33 0
1993 37 37 0
1994 51 51 0
1995 46 46 0
1996 50 50 0
1997 53 53 0
1998 47 47 0
1999 60 60 0
2000 59 59 0
2001 54 54 0
2002 48 48 0
2003 54 54 0
2004 49 44 5
2005 38 38 0
2006 61 61 0
2007 41 41 0
2008 53 53 0
2009 46 46 0
2010 35 35 0
2011 32 32 0
2012 36 36 0
2013 33 33 0
2014 23 23 0
2015 35 35 0
2016 25 25 0
2017 19 19 0
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Morghan

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Popularity of Morghan as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Morghan

  • How Popular is the name Morghan? Morghan is the 9,139th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Morghan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,254 babies born with the first name Morghan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Morghan to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Morghan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1981 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Morghan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Morghan was in 2006 with a total of 61 babies.
  • Random Morghan Factoid: According to the 1992 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Morghan is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1992.
  • Weird things about the name Morghan: Your name in reverse order is Nahgrom. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Mnrogah. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Morghan born Oct 2, 2017

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 Romania approximately on 1875. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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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).