"son of Egan"

Keegan Origin and Meaning

The name Keegan is both a boy's name and a girl's name of Irish origin meaning "son of Egan".
Keegan is one of a clan of spirited Irish surnames starting with K and ending with 'n'--this one with the cheery double 'e' in the middle-- that are appealing to an increasing number of parents. It derives from Mac Aodhagáin, meaning "son (or descendant) of Aodhagán," a diminutive of the Irish name Aodh--pronounced Aye.

The related name Egan is another recommended possibility.
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