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Gender: Female Pronunciation: mur-in Meaning of Muirgen: "born of the sea" Origin of Muirgen: Irish

The name Muirgen is a girl's name of Irish origin meaning "born of the sea". Muirgen and is often added to lists like Irish Baby Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".

From the experts:

Muirgen in Irish mythology was turned into a mermaid and then brought back to land after 300 years and transformed back into a woman -- which must have been quite a shock. Muirgen's original name was Liban. Muirgen may also be spelled Muireann or Muirenn.

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Pop Culture References for the name Muirgen

Muirgen, mermaid in Irish mythology
Murron MacClannough, wife of William Wallace in film "Braveheart"


SimoneKadele Says:


I don't hate it, to be honest. I think I could even grow to like it.

Michaela Says:


M-urine is all I'm hearing.

Zelliew Says:


Umm.....Muriel is starting to sound a little bit better by comparison