Buchanan - Meaning of Buchanan

What does Buchanan mean?

[ 3 syll. buc-ha-nan, bu-chan-an ] The baby boy name Buchanan is pronounced as BYuw-KAENNahN †. Buchanan is mainly used in English and its language of origin is Irish Gaelic. Buchanan's meaning is house of the canon.

See also the related categories, english and irish.

Buchanan is not widely used as a baby name for boys. It is not in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Buchanan include Bashkimi (Albanian), Basino, Batuhan (Turkish), Beagin, Bekimi (Albanian), Besimi (Albanian), Bhajana (Indian), Bishamon, Bivian, Boonie, Boony, Babsan, Babsen, Babsin, Babson, Babsyn, Bacon (English), Bacun, Bahseam, and Bahseem.

† Pronunciation for Buchanan: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"

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