Gender: Male Meaning of Gannon: "fair-skinned, fair-haired" Origin of Gannon: Irish

Gannon Origin and Meaning

The name Gannon is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "fair-skinned, fair-haired".

The name of a historic Irish leader, Gannon has a solid, yet spirited feel. It was one of the fastest-rising names of 2014, but that trend didn't continue. One pop culture influence was the name of Teen Mom 3 son Gannon Dewayne McKee.

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Pop Culture References for the name Gannon

Gannie, Ganin, Ganon, Gannin, Gan, Ganny, Gannen, Ganen


thenamer007 Says:


Only Link can defeat Ganon.

Guest Says:


A teen mom name that I actually like (what's happening to me! lol)

laury Says:


This is my son's name, so of course I love it! :)

befx217 Says:


Really not a fan, sounds like the meat Gammon

anjewlah Says:


I love this name! It's strong, masculine, and unique.