"little raven"

Branigan Origin and Meaning

The name Branigan is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "little raven".

Branigan, also spelled Branagan or Brannigan, is an Irish name full of energy and cheer. It was the title of a 1975 John Wayne movie, and Zapp Brannigan is the antihero of the animated sitcom "Futurama." Branigan fans might also want to consider such related Irish names as Brennan and Breccan, Rafferty and Finnegan.

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Famous People Named Branigan

  • James Christopher BraniganIrish boxer and police officer
  • Andrew John "Andy" BraniganCanadian ice hockey player

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