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Boy Name: Strachan

Name: Strachan
Pronunciation: \s-tra-chan, st-rachan\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: minstrel, sage
Origin: Irish
Sounds Like: Strickland, Stark, Starke, Starck
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 9387


Strachan \s-tra-chan, st-rachan\ as a boy's name is a variant of Strahan (Irish, Gaelic), and the meaning of Strachan is "minstrel, sage".

The baby name Strachan sounds like Strickland, Stark, Starke and Starck.


Strachan is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#9387 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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