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Rogan is a unique and unrivaled baby name for boys. Originally a surname, Rogan displays European roots while appealing to cultures worldwide. Rogan is the name of a town in Kharkiv Oblast, Ukraine, and Rogan Gosh is also a main character in the Vertigo imprint of the DC Comics universe. Keep reading to learn more about this baby name.

Meaning of the name Rogan:

Irish: Redhead

Origin of the name Rogan:

Rogan is the anglicized contracted form of the Irish name Ruadhagáin (meaning “redhead”).

Symbolism of the name Rogan:

Rogan originated as a surname and later became a given name. The surname Rogan derives from the Irish name Ruadhagáin (meaning “redhead”). This name originated among nobility in the medieval Irish region of Airgíalla. Symbols of the House of Ruadhagáin included the three-leaf clover as well as the three-pointed star.

Style of the name Rogan:


Gender of the name Rogan:

Rogan is a boy's name.

Pronunciation of the name Rogan:


Number of syllables in the name Rogan:


Emotion evoked from the name Rogan:

The name Rogan evokes feelings of robustness and royalty.

Alternative spellings for the name Rogan:

  • Roagan
  • Rogen
  • Rogin

Nicknames for the name Rogan:

  • Ro
  • Rogie
  • Gan

Popularity of the name Rogan:

According to the Social Security Administration index, Rogan was the 1,211th most popular baby name for boys in 2020.

Related names for the name Rogan:

Great middle names for Rogan and their meanings:

  • Abel (breath, vapor)
  • Buchanan (house of the cannon)
  • Cory (hollow, ravine, cauldron)
  • Duncan (chief)
  • Eamon (wealthy protector)
  • Kane (little warrior, golden, man)
  • Llewellyn (lion, leader)
  • Murphy (sea warrior)
  • Myron (cologne, myrrh, fragrant oil)
  • Sherwood (bright forest)
  • Thayer (tailor)
  • Todd (fox)
  • Watson (son of the army ruler)

Famous people with the name Rogan:

  • Rogan Brown (film producer)
  • Rogan Christopher (actor)
  • Rogan Clarke (Olympic rower)
  • Rogan Donelly (film producer)
  • Rogan Gregory (fashion designer)
  • Rogan Kersh (political commentator)
  • Rogan LaBier (financial services executive)
  • Rogan McMahon (son of wrestler Shane Brandon McMahon)
  • Rogan O'Connor (actor)
  • Rogan Whitenails (poet)

Rogan in popular culture:

  • Rogan (town in Kharkiv Oblast, Ukraine)
  • Rogan(character in the Vertigo imprint of the DC Comics universe)
  • Rogan Josh (type of Kashmiri curry)
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