Cygan Name Meaning

Polish: ethnic name or nickname from a word meaning ‘gypsy’, ‘Romany’. Altered spelling of eastern German Zigan, from Hungarian cigány ‘gypsy’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Cogan, Coan, Cyran, Nyman, Bagan, Coran, Fagan, Kogan, Ryman, Caban

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Between 1955 and 2004, Cygan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Cygan in 1955 was 43, and 73 in 2004.

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