Gender: Male Meaning of Mulligan: "descendent of the bald-headed" Origin of Mulligan: Irish

Mulligan Origin and Meaning

The name Mulligan is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "descendent of the bald-headed".

Less appealing than some other Irish surnames, such as Malone and Sullivan, unless used as a tribute to jazz musician Gerry. There could be some Mulligan stew teasing.

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Inquisitor Says:


while the meaning behind the name isn't the most attractive, the prospect of using the nickname 'Mulberry' kind of redeems it in my opinion. maybe even enough to use it on a little girl?

Zelliew Says:


Oh! It means descendent of the bald-headed ! Not exactly a plus

clairels Says:


Probably the most unattractive of all the Irish surnames.