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Megan

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Meaning and origin
Megan is a English girl name. The meaning of the name is `Pearl`.


Where is it used?
The name Megan is mainly used in Welsh and in English.

It is an abbreviated form of
Greta, used in Swedish, German and in English.
Grete, used in German and in Danish.
Reeta, used in Finnish.
Reetta, used in Finnish.
Maggie, used in English.
Marge, used in English.
Greet, used in Dutch.


How do they say it elsewhere?
Marged (In Welsh)
Mererid (In Welsh)
Mared (In Welsh)
Margarita (In Spanish and in Russian)
Marjeta (In Slovene)
Margarida (In Portuguese)
Malgorzata (In Polish)
Marit (In Norwegian and in Swedish)
Marganita (In Jewish)
Perle (In Jewish)
Margherita (In Italian)
Mairead (In Irish and in Scottish)
Margrét (In Icelandic)
Margit (In Hungarian and in Scandinavian)
Margaréta (In Hungarian)
Margareta (In German, Scandinavian, Serbian and in Croatian)
Margrethe (In German and in Danish)
Margarethe (In German and in Danish)
Margarete (In German)
Marguerite (In French)
Margot (In French)
Marketta (In Finnish)
Maarit (In Finnish)
Maegan (In English)
Meagan (In English)
Meaghan (In English)
Meghan (In English)
Margery (In English)
Mamie (In English)
Merete (In Danish)
Märta (In Danish)
Markéta (In Czech and in Slovak)
Margarid (In Armenian)


If it's too long people might use
In German and in Scandinavian: Meta
In English: Meg


See also
In Scottish: Peigi (F)
In German: Gretchen (F)
In English: Madge (F)
In English: Margaret (F)
In English: Margie (F)
In Dutch: Greetje (F)
In Danish: Mette (F)


What Megan`s say about their name
  1. The best thing about the name Megan:
    its my name
    The worst thing about the name:
    its so dang common
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    it would be sierra
    Extra information:
    #27 my last name is JENSON but people usually spell it JENSEN I do
  2. The best thing about the name Megan:
    Nothing it sucks and I hate it
    The worst thing about the name:
    Its so common
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    It would be vasilisa
    Extra information:
  3. The best thing about the name Megan:
    It's pretty and short, and it defines me
    The worst thing about the name:
    It isn't unique, it is boring, people spell it wrong
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    I would be very sad because no other name defines me like this one
    Extra information:
    ALL MEGAN'S OUT THERE YOU PEOPLE ROCK!
  4. The best thing about the name Megan:
    My name is IRMA! COMPUTER STUPID
    The worst thing about the name:
    MY NAME IS IRMA INTERNET
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    MY NAME IS IRMA
    Extra information:
    NICK NAME: IRMIE FOR IRMA AHHHHHHH
  5. The best thing about the name Megan:
    Hi
    The worst thing about the name:
    whats
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    up
    Extra information:
    internat?
  6. The best thing about the name Megan:
    My birthstone is pearl and my name means pearl ^.^
    The worst thing about the name:
    its plain. Not unique
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    it would be VALENTINE
    Extra information:
    Hi
  7. The best thing about the name Megan:
    The name sounds so pretty and beautiful! I love the nickname: Meg.
    The worst thing about the name:
    I hate it when people say my name as: Meg-an instead of Mee-gan.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    HELLO???? ITS MY NAME???? I AM PROUD OF IT WHY SHOULD I CHANGE IT????????????
    Extra information:
    MEGAN ROCKS
  8. The best thing about the name Megan:
    My middle name is Elizabeth and I love that combo
    The worst thing about the name:
    People always pronounce it as 'may-gen' or 'mee-gan'
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    I would be named Kiersten or Elise
    Extra information:
  9. The best thing about the name Megan:
    IT FITS ME
    The worst thing about the name:
    people misspell my name
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    well it is my name
    Extra information:
    MEGAN IS A PERFECT NAME ;-)
  10. The best thing about the name Megan:
    my friends can always make a really cool jingle with my name (:
    The worst thing about the name:
    people always spell it wrong
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:

    Extra information:
  11. The best thing about the name Megan:
    That it's an uncommon name among Black-African American people.
    The worst thing about the name:
    People assume we all spell it the boring/common way.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    Idk because it's been Meggin for 37yrs
    Extra information:
  12. The best thing about the name Megan:
    The meaning - pretty much strength and courage across the board
    The worst thing about the name:
    People constantly mispelling and mispronouncing it bleh!
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    I would have been a Sarah
    Extra information:
  13. The best thing about the name Megan:
    lots of ways to spell it
    The worst thing about the name:
    not a common name
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    i would be named elise
    Extra information:
    love the name
  14. The best thing about the name Megan:
    nicknames (megs, megmeg, meg the peg etc)
    The worst thing about the name:
    nothing
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    chloe
    Extra information:
  15. The best thing about the name Megan:
    nicknames (Megan Fox, megs, megmeg, etc)
    The worst thing about the name:
    that some people out there spell it weird and unnecessarily (Meghan...come on)
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    ......megan is great
    Extra information:
    M.E.G.A.N. pride!!!
  16. The best thing about the name Megan:
    nicknames (Megan Fox, megs, megmeg, etc)
    The worst thing about the name:
    that some people out there spell it weird and unnecessarily (Meghan...come on)
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    ......megan is great
    Extra information:
    M.E.G.A.N. pride!!!
  17. The best thing about the name Megan:
    It's not Meghan or Meagan or whatever, those are weird. Also my nicknames are pretty freaking cool M&M (last name starts with M), Megs, MegMeg, MegMegs, or people jst call out my last name which is pretty freaking cool 2
    The worst thing about the name:
    nutin, there aint nutin bttr
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    i would die
    Extra information:
    GO MEGANSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  18. The best thing about the name Megan:
    It can be shortened to Meg or Megz which I really love!
    The worst thing about the name:
    It ia so popular so I don't feel very unique.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    I would like to be called Eva after Eva Longoria.
    Extra information:
    MEG IS AWESOME!
  19. The best thing about the name Megan:
    theres a nickname for it
    The worst thing about the name:
    some of the nicknames r annoying
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    i would die
    Extra information:
  20. The best thing about the name Megan:
    i get laid alot because of it
    The worst thing about the name:
    it's a stupid name
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    i was gonna be called poppy, which is even worse. I'd love to be called india
    Extra information:
    8====D~~~~O:
  21. The best thing about the name Megan:
    means pearl and its welsh plenty of nick names
    The worst thing about the name:
    people always miss pronounce my name
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:

    Extra information:
  22. The best thing about the name Megan:
    Its the best name ever!!!!!!!
    The worst thing about the name:

    If my name wasn`t Megan....:

    Extra information:
  23. The best thing about the name Megan:
    AiNT NUTTIN RITE WIT DA NAME.
    The worst thing about the name:
    ERRTHANG
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    ID BE LIKE, YEYEAHHHHH
    Extra information:
    8===D
  24. The best thing about the name Megan:
    It means pearl... and has about a billion possible nicknames!
    The worst thing about the name:
    It is SO easily misspelled! I'm actually a Meghan.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    I would love to be called Dawn, Brynn, Eden, or Seneca (kind of random, I know).
    Extra information:
    My nickname is MJ because my name is Meghan Jane (after my great-grandmother). I want my stage name to be Meghan Jenson or Meghan Brynn.
  25. The best thing about the name Megan:
    It's classic. And no chavs use it :)
    The worst thing about the name:
    People always try and shorten it to Meg. And I have an odd accent, so my name comes out as 'M-heguhn'.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    It would be nice to be called Dawn, Lily, or Natalie.
    Extra information:
    My mum's name is Margaret, and her mum's name was Greta, and our names all mean 'pearl'!
  26. The best thing about the name Megan:
    It's classic. And no chavs use it :)
    The worst thing about the name:
    People always try and shorten it to Meg. And I have an odd accent, so my name comes out as 'M-heguhn'.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    It would be nice to be called Dawn, Lily, or Natalie.
    Extra information:
    My mum's name is Margaret, and her mum's name was Greta, and our names all mean 'pearl'!
  27. The best thing about the name Megan:
    It's classic. And no chavs use it :)
    The worst thing about the name:
    People always try and shorten it to Meg. And I have an odd accent, so my name comes out as 'M-heguhn'.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    It would be nice to be called Dawn, Lily, or Natalie.
    Extra information:
    My mum's name is Margaret, and her mum's name was Greta, and our names all mean 'pearl'!
  28. The best thing about the name Megan:
    I have the same last name as my bbbbbbbbbbbbeff Riley
    The worst thing about the name:
    People call me eggy meggy
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    Well it is so nobody cares!
    Extra information:
    MEGAN!
  29. The best thing about the name Megan:
    My nickname..meggles
    The worst thing about the name:
    Too common
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    It would be Charlie
    Extra information:
    I love my name!
  30. The best thing about the name Megan:
    For me its spelled Meagan. i think its such a pretty name and goes great with my middle name. It's Meagan Rose.
    The worst thing about the name:
    People never spell my name right they always spell it megan because that spelling is more common.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    It would start with an M anyway. My imediate family's names all begin with M.
    Extra information:
    I love what it mean's. Pearl is associated with beauty.
  31. The best thing about the name Megan:
    Its related to a pearl which symbolizes beauty and its easy to say and remember
    The worst thing about the name:
    WHEN PEOPLE MISPRONOUNCE OR MISPELL MY NAME!
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    I would be probably Margaret of a boy would be James
    Extra information:
    MEGAN IS IRISH AND MEGHAN IS NOT!
  32. The best thing about the name Megan:
    My cousins call me Meggie or Meg
    The worst thing about the name:
    My older friends call me Meggie Pie and it is annoying.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    If my name isn't Megan I would want it to be Melanie.
    Extra information:
    My Name is Fly(:
  33. The best thing about the name Megan:
    my name means pearl, so i'm a gemstone in a flesh and blood body.
    The worst thing about the name:
    Seems like everyone in 1984-85 was named Megan. and also the misspelling and mispronuciation
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    I've thought about Melissa since it's my favorite cousin's name
    Extra information:
  34. The best thing about the name Megan:
    Names Erika...Erika Meagan. I love my name! Meagan is a very beutiful name.
    The worst thing about the name:
    Meagan is so COMMON! probrably cause it rocks!
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    Mihayla Razel, Katherine Mae or Briana Rachel
    Extra information:
  35. The best thing about the name Megan:
    i like the name. it goes well with my middle name megan sierra
    The worst thing about the name:
    soooo many megans.. and people saying meegan.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    it would probably be sierra
    Extra information:
    its a great name and i love it, but it is also extremely common so people often call me by my last name
  36. The best thing about the name Megan:
    It means pearl, which can be associated with beauty. It's easy to say and spell.
    The worst thing about the name:
    It's SO common. I know about six other Megan's.Plus,even though it's easy to spell, people always spell it wrong. I kinda wish i just had a more unique name.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    It would be Courtney because that's what my dad wanted. No connection i know but, yeah. If i had chosen my name it would have been Miranda.
    Extra information:
    Even though it's a common name, it made me who i am, and I'm proud of that!
  37. The best thing about the name Megan:
    Cheers pal. I do arppceiate the writing.
    The worst thing about the name:
    Cheers pal. I do arppceiate the writing.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    Cheers pal. I do arppceiate the writing.
    Extra information:
    Cheers pal. I do arppceiate the writing.
  38. The best thing about the name Megan:
    It goes really well with my middle name. Monica
    The worst thing about the name:
    I get called Meegan a lot. My name gets misspelled often.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    My family had 6 Ms before me so I would have another m name like Morgan or Marrisa
    Extra information:
  39. The best thing about the name Megan:
    I love my name and it fits me
    The worst thing about the name:
    I hate the nicknames people use for Megan
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    My mom was going to name me either Morgan or McKenzie
    Extra information:
    I love my whole name it just flows together very nicely - Megan Naomi
  40. The best thing about the name Megan:
    It's short and it the person with the name usually fits it.
    The worst thing about the name:
    People assume that it's pronounced Meegan instead of Maegin...also being called Meggy or Megin Smegin.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    It would probably Emily or Paige.
    Extra information:
    paired with my middle name it yelled nicely when I was younger and got in trouble...MEGAN RENEE!!!! lol
  41. The best thing about the name Megan:
    i love the meaning of megan and its soo pretty
    The worst thing about the name:
    people call me meggy moo
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    my name would be mattie
    Extra information:
  42. The best thing about the name Megan:
    the best thing about the name Megan is that people know you for who you are and that nearly everyone has that name megan
    The worst thing about the name:
    I get called Meg Mog
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    I think it would be Hannah
    Extra information:
    I love what my name means and where it is used in
  43. The best thing about the name Megan:
    I love the name Megan i will call my daughter Megan she is dur oct 10th, her big sister is called Kaitlyn which means little darling x
    The worst thing about the name:

    If my name wasn`t Megan....:

    Extra information:
  44. The best thing about the name Megan:
    It's quite pretty and it's not a name that people can't suit
    The worst thing about the name:
    There are others with the same name!
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    I'd like to be called Bronwyn or Cerys
    Extra information:
    I like the nickname Meg and other spellings of it like Meghan or Megin
  45. The best thing about the name Megan:
    Its a beautiful name and comes from my origins
    The worst thing about the name:
    Its too common in America
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    It would have to be Halley Rose Pronounced Hal-e Not Holley
    Extra information:
    Too many people spell it wrong!
  46. The best thing about the name Megan:
    Its short, and i find it to be a pretty name(:
    The worst thing about the name:
    some people say it as meeegan? i like it pronounced megin. but nothing is wrong with this name. i love it.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    i'd want it to be: missy, brandi, shelbi, summer, or ect.. but im fine with my name(:
    Extra information:
    middle name is sunshine, so megan sunshine. i reallly like my name.! not common.
  47. The best thing about the name Megan:
    It will never get old.
    The worst thing about the name:
    I get called megga muffin
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    i would want to be named Hannah
    Extra information:
    love the meaning
  48. The best thing about the name Megan:
    there a lot of different nicknames
    The worst thing about the name:
    so many people have it
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    i think it would be scarlett or maybe pheobe i really dont know
    Extra information:
    a good nickname for megan's are maymay or meggie
  49. The best thing about the name Megan:
    It4 simple n easy 2 pronounce, n its not very common.
    The worst thing about the name:
    People seem 2 wonder all d time abt d way it sounds, meaning n origin.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    I can't think of anything better.
    Extra information:
    I'm so glad dt i now kno d meaning n origin of my name as well as its variatns, n d fact dt i'm not d only megan in d world, there re loads of us.
  50. The best thing about the name Megan:
    Short and sweet.
    The worst thing about the name:
    Call me MegHan
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    Isabella
    Extra information:
  51. The best thing about the name Megan:
    you get called meeegan like loads of e's :L
    The worst thing about the name:
    my mum calls me smeg or meggymoo
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    Chloe
    Extra information:
  52. The best thing about the name Megan:
    It used to be quite rare ;0) Growing up I was the only one!!!
    The worst thing about the name:
    You get called SMEG!!!!!!If u look it up...not the best name to share!!!!
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    It would be 'trouble'
    Extra information:
    i prefer Megan to my middle name!!!
  53. The best thing about the name Megan:
    Loads of nicknames!!!!!!!!
    The worst thing about the name:
    People say it REALLY weirdly and can't spell it right!
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    Rebecca or if I was a boy it would be Matthew!
    Extra information:
    .... GO MEGAN LOL!!!!!!!!!
  54. The best thing about the name Megan:
    Loads of nicknames...Megs, Meggy, Megsie, Nutmeg, Meg, etc.
    The worst thing about the name:
    People can't spell it right and they pronouce it funny.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    It would be Isabella Rose. Gosh i love that names. Or Isabella Jane. Thats nice too.
    Extra information:
  55. The best thing about the name Megan:
    It sounds pretty, and I like the nickname Meg.
    The worst thing about the name:
    A lot of people have it.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    It would be Caroline.
    Extra information:
    GO MEGAN!
  56. The best thing about the name Megan:
    Im often told its a pretty name
    The worst thing about the name:
    I dont know how to pronounce it. Everyone calls me May-gen but mom spelt it Megan.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    My mom wanted to name me Suzette but instead made it my middle name. Thank goodness
    Extra information:
    My mom calls me Mayg and my friends call me Meggers!!
  57. The best thing about the name Megan:
    Its simple....and easy to remember....and everyone i hav met pronounces it correctly
    The worst thing about the name:
    Most people ask me how i spell my name! because there are so many ways to speel it.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    If my name wasnt megan it would be Georgie!
    Extra information:
    I love the nickname Megz!
  58. The best thing about the name Megan:
    Lots of nicnames for it.
    The worst thing about the name:
    There lots of way's to spell it and people call me Meg-ann it Me-gen
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    Chole or lilly
    Extra information:
    Sounds nice with louise Megan Louise
  59. The best thing about the name Megan:
    It's sounds nice when ppl pronunce it the way i like it (May-gen)
    The worst thing about the name:
    nobody ever spells it right
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    i would want it to be mackenzie or maeva
    Extra information:
    i spell my name Maygan but my parents spelt it Megan on my birth certicficate so what ever
  60. The best thing about the name Megan:
    Nice size, kinda cute. Shortened to Meg and Mimi :]
    The worst thing about the name:
    To many dogs are called meg.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    Id want to be called Margosha or Yana
    Extra information:
    Everyone calls me, Meg, Meggie, Margosha or Megs.
  61. The best thing about the name Megan:
    It can have lots of nicknames
    The worst thing about the name:
    people have problems pronouncing it or spelling it correctly
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    It'd be Anastasia,, or Taylor
    Extra information:
  62. The best thing about the name Megan:
    It's short, and cute! plus it goes good with Suzanna
    The worst thing about the name:
    when people spell it with an h or call me morgan
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    well, if i was going to be a boy, my sisters wanted to name me michael Jordan...yea :)
    Extra information:
    not really...
  63. The best thing about the name Megan:
    its mini
    The worst thing about the name:
    its megan
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    nothin
    Extra information:
    hayhay
  64. The best thing about the name Megan:
    It sounds nice, not too long not too short!
    The worst thing about the name:
    Being shorten to Meg! and spelling it with and 'h'! Y!!
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    either, Peigi or Izzy. Izzys a cute name!
    Extra information:
  65. The best thing about the name Megan:
    its freakin awesome!! and i love the nicknames. im meg, and megatron
    The worst thing about the name:
    people always spell it wrong! i hate it!
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    it would be elizabeth marie
    Extra information:
    its a relaly beautiful name especially with elizabeth
  66. The best thing about the name Megan:
    Its a pretty name :P
    The worst thing about the name:
    I hate when people call me Meg! And there ate too many ways to spell it
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    I wouldnt be Megan Marie
    Extra information:
  67. The best thing about the name Megan:
    having the world gem in ur name (meg bacwards)
    The worst thing about the name:
    Everyone is called it. ts comman
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    I'd love to be called something exotic and different
    Extra information:
    nothing really
  68. The best thing about the name Megan:
    people cant spell it wrong
    The worst thing about the name:
    there are too many
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    then i would be happy :D
    Extra information:
    nothanks x
  69. The best thing about the name Megan:
    It can have tons of nicknames to go with it.Mine is Megs.
    The worst thing about the name:
    Back in elementary I used to get called Meegan and spelt backwards its nagem.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    My parents were going to name me amy but didn't cuz my dad didn't like president carters daughter amy.
    Extra information:
    its an awesome name thats been around for centuries. my mom got it from little women and the thornbirds.Elizabeth is a pretty name with it also.
  70. The best thing about the name Megan:
    its easy to say and my father named me soo i love my name!
    The worst thing about the name:
    people call me meg i hate that. also its very common when i was in school i would always have someone in my class or around me named megan.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    i think my mom wanted to name me shannon...
    Extra information:
    and my grand father called me mega bucks...so thats another thing bad about it.
  71. The best thing about the name Megan:
    Not that many people have the same name as me!
    The worst thing about the name:
    I get called Mee-gan or maggie, also it can be spelled so many ways I always have to correct people.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    My father wanted to name me Christina Maria but my biological mother chose Megan
    Extra information:
  72. The best thing about the name Megan:
    It means Pearl and a lot of people tell you it is a pretty name.
    The worst thing about the name:
    I was called Mega man in Elementary. It is also a very common name.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    I wouldn't have looked up to Meg Ryan as an actress, because I wouldn't have had her name.
    Extra information:
    If kids want a cool nickname for goodness sakes give them one!
  73. The best thing about the name Megan:
    Absolutely EVERYONE can say it. There's this girl named Aryian, the teacher struggled through the attendance the first week and a half!
    The worst thing about the name:
    I really like my name, there is nothing I don't like about it; well, except for the fact that there are so many spellings. People always try to slip in little extra letters, like an 'h' after the 'g'.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    I don't know. As long as I'm not called something weird, It would not be any different than it is now.
    Extra information:
    No.
  74. The best thing about the name Megan:
    uhm???
    The worst thing about the name:
    People pronounce it wrong and spell it wrong
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    I don't think I would know as many Megan's,Meagan's,Meghan's etc. We seem to find each other. I once went to a bar with 2 other Megan's (spelt differently) the boys would believe us when they tried to pick us up!
    Extra information:
  75. The best thing about the name Megan:
    It's a name that can last through centuries and people always compliment on how pretty the name is.
    The worst thing about the name:
    Alot of girls share the name.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    I wouldn't be the same.
    Extra information:
    Name your baby Megan Michelle after me!!!
  76. The best thing about the name Megan:
    When I was young I was the only Megan around.
    The worst thing about the name:
    No one knowing the name. Especially when I lived in Europe. Being called 'Becca' and once even 'Maggot'!
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:

    Extra information:
    Of course, much has changed in the last fifteen years and it's a much more common name...
  77. The best thing about the name Megan:
    Everything, almost everyone can say it right
    The worst thing about the name:
    Its pretty common
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    nope
    Extra information:
    nope
  78. The best thing about the name Megan:
    nicknames are really easy. Meg, Megs. It's easy to remember. It's easy to pronounce.
    The worst thing about the name:
    It's common. My family somehow came up with the nickname Megan-Eggan. Sooo. i guess it depends on who you're related to whether or not you get crazy nicknames like that.
    If my name wasn`t Megan....:
    my nickname. woulda been a Matthew if i was a boy. even though it's english it is also an irish name and i'm really into the geneology sooooo i'm proud that i'm megan because of my irish background.
    Extra information:
    nope


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Statistics for Megan

Megan appears in 2007`s top-1000 name list at rank 78. The name reached the top-100 19 times. 1994 was a `top year` for the name Megan. (Based on 128 years of name history) In that year it ranked #10. The last time Megan appeared among the most common names was in 1960. Our records go back to 1880

YearRankRank
200778
200660
200541
200436
200330
200222
200120
200018
199915
199813
199711
199612
199513
199410
199311
199210
199111
199011
198030
1970246
1960506
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Comments on Megan

megan
such a boring name |-)
megan
lovely
Maeghan
theres another spelling!!!!!!
Megan riley
i love my name and when i hear that it means pearl i love it even more. my mom was going to name me winter nickole and i thank god for her naming me megan....lol cause pearls are very pretty..

I LOVE MY NAME
Megan
My name means Pearl and I love my name! A great middle names 4 Megan's are Rebecca (My middle name) or Louisa!!
Megan
i love the name megan it is neat my name is megan also. when i heard it means pearl it made me want to name my baby megan
Megan Samuel
I'm a Nigerian n its wonderful dat i'm d only megan around n people don't kno d meaning. Its Awesome!
Megan
i need a nickname anybody got one?
Megan
it's alright. a bit common and slightly boring. And it seems to be given to mean people in films and books. Oh well
Megan
Hhaha..I Love My Middle and First name..My First name is Megan . middle is Rebecca..
Megan
I love my name!!
Megan
i like megan but i find that i am not too keen on the nicknames like meg or Meggie?
Megan A.
Hi, I'm from Chile and my name is Megan too, i really like my name and what it means, but in my country isn't usual... ROCKS!
MEGAN
I love my name :) I can go by Megan, Meg, and most the time I go by Mae Mae!!
Dave
Are any of you called Meggy Moo moo?
Megan
I Lovee My Namee :) And I Lovee My Nic-Name Meggiee Mo mo :) I Wouldent Change My Name For The World :) MEGANN RULESSSSS !
Megan.
I thought I was the only one called Meggy Moomoo. (:

I LOVE MY NAME!!!!!
megan
megan is a AWESOME name!!!!!!!!!!!
Megan
I hate my name-.- it's not commom where I live, and I go to a french school, so they all call me Meegane! It's utterly annoying.
Megan
SUP LAURA
megan
alot of different ways 2 speel it but i cant go somewhere without meeting another girl named megan...it is too common
Megan
My name is Megan middle is Ashley, I go by Meggo, Megala, or Meggy from my mom, I love my name!!
MEGHAN!!!
I think my name is beautiful... and my bf does too ;)
Megan
Megan mean a girl who has problems but in a good way it also can mean pearl but they do have a rather attendency to have an attitude
Meg
we're all smeg unfortunately :(
megan
ilovemy name <3
megan
my sister calls me meggie!! its annoying!!1 i know a lot of megans that go to my school!!! its obviously popular!!1
megan
Its a good name and fits with my persanality ,really miss -spelled sometimes and when I heard it meant pearl I loved it even more
Megan
I see many people complain about their name being pronounced incorrectly as meegan. I am a meegan and I never have anyone say it correctly
Megan yvonne
I love my name and am xo happy 2 b called MEGAN
Megan yvonne
I love my name and am so proud to b called MEGHAN
megan
i love the name megan it's the best!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
meagan
love my name people call me mea meg megpet meamia megs
Meggin
I may be the only one blessed with this spelling!!
Megan
I LOVE MY NAME! But I hate it when people misspell my name
Megan Elizabeth
I only know of one other person named Megan! I didn't think it was that popular...
megan
love my name
Megan
Megan is really popular in England, but in my secondry school i'm the only Megan in my year which is good so i never have to write my last name on my work :)
jessica
i think it is cool to have a name like Megan and i wish my name was Megan ...
megan
my name means.. PEARL. my birthstone is ..... PEARL
Megan
My Friends call me irmie its so BLAH BLAH boring,
megan
the longest spelling i know is crazy! --> Meagheanne
Megan
I love this name but, so many people spell it wrong and it isn't unique but I looked it up and it fits me
Megan
I wish I was called Sorrel, but I like my name
Stephanie
My best friends name is Megan, though I call her Megs. The meaning fits her, though she denies it, she is beautiful, like a pearl.


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