Advanced search


(23 Posts)
Tabsicle Tue 08-Mar-16 13:06:50

Could Morgan work as a girl's name? We are pretty much decided on it if we have a boy but OH reckons it would work for a girl as well.


ABitAsleep Tue 08-Mar-16 13:13:01

I only know a female Morgan (she sometimes goes by Mo) so it does work. she's 19 years old and lives in USA, where i think it is more popular than here in the UK.

Other than Morgan Freeman, i don't know any male Morgans - however i would still mainly associate it as a male name.

mydogeatsnutstoo Tue 08-Mar-16 13:18:05

I have met one little girl called Morgan - Morgan Le Fey (SP?) In Arthurian legend was a woman so think it is fine although I prefer Morgana.

GoldPlatedBacon Tue 08-Mar-16 13:20:51

I also know a female Morgan. She's 15. I say it's a unisex name

Tabsicle Tue 08-Mar-16 13:37:52

Good news for my best beloved then! Sounds like a unisex name.

honeyiwashedmyhair Tue 08-Mar-16 14:03:24

Yeah, it definitely could work... smile I think it's quite nice!

SecretWitch Tue 08-Mar-16 14:07:49

Morgan is a name we considered for our dd. It means lives by the sea. She was conceived and born into our Oceanside home in Florida. We chose a different name but I am holding Morgan in reserve!

Sadik Tue 08-Mar-16 14:09:41

Yes, definitely unisex, I know both. It's a great name, too, for a girl or a boy smile

MitzyLeFrouf Tue 08-Mar-16 14:25:15

I know a girl called Morgan. I think she's about 5.

ImNotAFlower Tue 08-Mar-16 14:27:07

I have a boy Morgan but it is definitely unisex. We were going to use it either way. It's a fab name. Gets lots of comments (positive lol )

GRW Tue 08-Mar-16 15:35:17

I really don't like it. It rhymes with Organ, and has negative connotations for me.

Parisbanana Tue 08-Mar-16 15:39:55

I know Morgans of both sexes. I like it for both too smile

Twistedheartache Tue 08-Mar-16 15:47:37

I really like it. Went to school with a female Morgan & know a couple of male Morgan's through work now.
Strangely think of it as a girls name not a boys name actually

NoncommittalToSparkleMotion Tue 08-Mar-16 15:49:06

Love Morgan, only know 2, both female.

Sophronia Tue 08-Mar-16 15:59:12

I think it's fine for both.

Jw35 Tue 08-Mar-16 16:07:04

I know of a female organ age 11, she's from the USA

BettyBi0 Tue 08-Mar-16 16:28:03

I think it's becoming more of a female unisex name - kind of like Quinn.

Mclaren37 Wed 09-Mar-16 03:25:34

I love Morgan for a girl! I know an English four yr old whose twin is Joshua.

SweetTeaVodka Fri 11-Mar-16 11:57:39

I think of Morgan as a girls name, I know an adult woman called Morgan and of course there is Morgan Le Fay. I hadn't encountered it as boys name (except for Morgan Freeman) until a few years ago and to me it feels very much a female name.

GreatFuckability Fri 11-Mar-16 14:31:33

I know a few of either sex. Its my sisters middle name too.

3luckystars Fri 11-Mar-16 15:04:01

There is a Morgana in the Merlin TV series, I think that is nice too.

ddeemummy Sat 12-Mar-16 08:26:50

I like it for both. And know of people of both sexes called it

manicinsomniac Sat 12-Mar-16 12:46:05

I like it for both (really like it for a boy but definitely think it's unisex.) I know one boy and one girl Morgan.

Join the discussion

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now