Angus Name Meaning and Origin

Angus is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘Gaelic’ origin. The baby name Angus means “Unique Choice”.


Angus Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Gaelic”



Angus is a Boy name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “ANG + gas”


Angus Name Meaning:

Angus is derived from the Gaelic ‘Aonghus’, a compound of two words – aon, which means ‘one’, and ghus, which means ‘choice’. When joined together it becomes ‘unique choice’.



It is a baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Aengus, Aonghus


Famous people with this name:

Angus McKinnon Young, Australian guitarist of band AC/DC;

Angus Turner Jones, American actor;

Angus McLaren, Australian actor;

Angus Stewart Deaton, British-American economist;

Angus Frank Johnstone-Wilson, English novelist;

Angus Stanley King, U.S. Senator from Maine;

Angus Stone, Australian singer songwriter;

Angus Neil McCallum, Canadian MP;

Angus Scrimm (born Lawrence Rory Guy), American actor;

Angus Reid, Canadian CFL player;

Angus Wilson Lennie, Scottish actor;

(Gordon) Angus Deayton, English actor/comedian;

Angus Alan Douglas Douglas-Hamilton, 15th Duke of Hamilton and 12th Duke of Brando;

Angus James Bruce Ogilvy, English businessman; husband of Britain’s Princess Alexandra;

Angus Cameron, U.S. Senator from Wisconsin;

Angus “Alan” Young, British-Canadian-American actor;

Angus William MacLise, American drummer for the Velvet Underground;

Angus Redford Sutherland, American actor and brother of Kiefer Sutherland;

Angus Moore Bernsen, son of actor Corbin Bernsen;

Angus McKinnon Young, Scottish born, Australian lead guitarist of AC/DC




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