Irish, diminutive of Mairead, Irish form of Margaret

Pegeen Origin and Meaning

The name Pegeen is a girl's name of Irish origin.

Infrequently used relic of the Maureen-Colleen-Kathleen era, though it does seem to have a bit more energy than the others.

Famous People Named Pegeen

  • Pegeen Vail GuggenheimAmerican painter, daughter of American art collector Peggy Guggenheim and writer Lawrence Vail

Pegeen in Pop Culture

  • Pegeen Ryancharacter in movie "Auntie Mame"
  • Pegeen Mikecharacter in play "Playboy of the Western World"
  • Pegeencharacter in "Call the Midwife"