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Gender: Male Meaning of Gannon: "fair-skinned, fair-haired" Origin of Gannon: Irish Gannon's Popularity in 2017: #773

The name Gannon is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "fair-skinned, fair-haired". Gannon is ranked #773 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Makeover 10 times".

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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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Famous People Named Gannon

Gannon Sinclair, American NFL football player
Gannon Conway, American NFL football player
Richard Gannon, American NFL football player
Gannon Dewayne McKee, son of reality TV personalities Josh and Mackenzie McKee of 'Teen Mom 3"
Gannon Salinger (b. 1994), son of actor Matt Salinger; grandson of novelist J.D. Salinger

Pop Culture References for the name Gannon

Michael "Mickey" Gannon, character on Australian TV soap "Neighbours"
Arcade Gannon, character in the video game "Fallout: New Vegas"

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