Name: Buchanan

Origin and Meaning of the Name Buchanan

  • Meaning:
    House for the canon
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (byoo KAN nun)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Buchanan)
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Miscellaneous Info for Buchanan

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    The prefix "Buchan-" likely derives from the Gaelic words for "little cow."

    James Buchanan was the 15th President of the United States.

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