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What does Teigan mean?

Teigan Pronunciation of Teigan [teigan] as a name for boys. Teigan means "poet, philosopher". Teigan is an alternate spelling of Teague (Irish, Gaelic): anglicized version of Tadhg.

Associated with: philosopher.


Teigan has 2 variants: Teagan and Tegan.

4 more alternative forms via Teague: Teger, Teige, Teigen and Teigue.

Creative forms:
(male) Tevgan, Togan, ..

(female) Teigin, Teita, ..

Middle name pairings:
Teigan Justin (T.J.), ..

How popular is Teigan?

Teigan is an unusual given name for males. Teigan is an equally uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Teigan (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000 are Teagan (#1016 in recent rankings), Teague and Tegan (#1478). Other forms, like Teger, are uncommon. These relations of Teigan were favored a decade ago (average #1181) and are somewhat less conventional today (#1498, 49%). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Teagan, Teague, Tegan in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Teigan and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Aitan, Amidan, Beagan, Beaman, Beegan, Deccan, Declan, Deegan, Delman, Demyan, Deshan, Doogan, Eagan, Elian, Eliran, Fegan, Feggan, Felan, Ferran, Gehan, Hagan, Heiman, Heman, Herman, Jeavan, Jerman, Jevvan, Jorgan, Keagan, Kealan, Kean, Keegan, Keeghan, Keenan, Kegan, Keilan, Keiran, Kenan, Lehman, Logan, Neilan, Newman, Pagan, Reagan, Regan, Rian, Seaman, Sean, Seligman, Tannan, Taran, Tarran, Tasman, Tedman, Teijo, Teman, Tennant, Teran, Tern, Terran, Terryn, Teun, Tevan, Tevinn (see Tevon), Tevonn, Tevyn, Teytan, Teytin, Tilar, Toran, Torean, Trevian, Tynan, Tyquan and Yeoman. These names tend to be more frequently used than Teigan.

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