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Boy Name: Mohegan

Name: Mohegan
Pronunciation: \mo-hegan, mohe-gan\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Origin: Native American Indian
Variant forms: Mahican, Mohican


Mohegan \mo-hegan, mohe-gan\ as a boy's name is of Native American Indian origin. A tribe related to the Algonquins, native to eastern Connecticut. They are also known as Mohicans, and were featured in James Fenimore Cooper's novel "The Last of the Mohicans".

Mohegan has 2 variant forms: Mahican and Mohican.


Mohegan is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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