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Morgan Name Meaning and Origin

Morgan Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

dweller of the sea, bright or white sea, circle or edge of the sea

Name Origin


The name Morgan has multiple meanings depending on the source, including 'dweller of the sea', 'bright or white sea', or 'circle or edge of the sea'. It has Welsh origins and is commonly used for both boys and girls.

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Morgan Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Morgan is easy to pronounce with a smooth flow of syllables and familiar sounds.

Name Melody Rating:

The rhythm of Morgan is somewhat even but may feel slightly choppy due to the two syllables.

Famous People Named Morgan

Find celebrities with this name and see how they shine in their respective fields.

● Morgan Freeman

Morgan Freeman is a renowned American actor known for his iconic voice and performances in films like 'The Shawshank Redemption' and 'Million Dollar Baby'. He has won various awards, including an Academy Award.

● Morgan Fairchild

Morgan Fairchild is an American actress best known for her roles in television series like 'Falcon Crest' and 'Friends'. She has been a prominent figure in the entertainment industry for decades.

● Morgan Spurlock

Morgan Spurlock is a documentary filmmaker and television producer famous for his film 'Super Size Me', where he explores the fast-food industry. He is known for his investigative and thought-provoking work.

Morgan Name Popularity Insights

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The data is sourced from the Social Security Administration. Since the agency has only released data up to 2022, the rankings for 2023 and 2024 are based on estimates from platform data. We will update the final results once the official data is released.

Potential Negative Connotations of Morgan

The name Morgan does not have significant negative connotations or associations with negative characters or cultural symbols. It is a versatile and neutral name that is widely accepted in various cultures.

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