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Boy Name: Duggan

Name: Duggan
Pronunciation: \d(ug)-gan\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: dark, swarthy
Origin: Irish
Sounds Like: Douggan, Deegan, Dagan, Dougan, Doogan
Similar Names: Dargan, Dugal, Duncan, Duran, Feggan, Haggan
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 2799


Duggan \d(ug)-gan\ as a boy's name is a variant of Dugan (Irish, Gaelic), and the meaning of Duggan is "dark, swarthy".

The baby name Duggan sounds like Douggan, Deegan, Dagan, Dougan and Doogan. Other similar baby names are Dargan, Dugal, Duncan, Duran, Feggan and Haggan.


Duggan is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#2799 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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