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Boy Name: Kerrigan

Name: Kerrigan
Pronunciation: \k(e)-rri-gan\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy (Kerrigan's also a girl name)
Meaning: black-haired
Origin: Irish
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 6433


Kerrigan \k(e)-rri-gan\ as a boy's name is a variant of Kerry (Irish, Gaelic), and the meaning of Kerrigan is "black-haired".

Similar baby names are Korrin, Keegan, Kegan, Keagan, Kerrick, Kerwin, Kerwinn, Kervin, Kierrin, Kernan, Keiran and Morrgan.


Kerrigan is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#6433 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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